In this chapter you will learn about:
• PC Hardware Components
• PC Peripherals
• Device Drivers
In order for you to work effectively with Linux systems, you need to have a solid understanding of PC hardware. While you don’t have to have to be a PC guru, you do need to know how to complete tasks such as installing an expansion board in an expansion slot, configuring system memory, managing system storage devices, and managing peripheral devices.
You might be wondering why you need PC hardware knowledge to work effectively ...