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The ''Alpine Newbie Ecosystem'' is a collection of artifacts designed to able to use to new and incoming uses to alpine. Remember that Alpine are not focused on "easy to click" you as user must be the admin and you have the complete control of the system and computer.  
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The ''Alpine Newbie Ecosystem'' is documentation designed, as the name says, for new users of Alpine. All pages will be some kind of guide to form a manual for Alpine Linux.
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Alpine is the '''OS''' ('''O'''perating '''S'''ystem), that runs on your '''machine'''. Programs such as a web browser run on the OS, and web pages like "wiki.alpinelinux.org" are handled by the web browser.
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Keep in mind that today '''due to the great popularity of Docker, Alpine Linux is one of the most deployed operating systems currently in use,''' because within every other operating system that uses docker, the docker image it uses is almost always Alpine Linux.
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| [[Alpine newbie#install | Alpine newbie install]]
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| [[Alpine newbie| Alpine newbie overall and install]]
| [[Alpine newbie install manual]]
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| Basic guide on what Alpine Linux is, whats similar and different about it compared to other operating systems.
| Basic meet with what Alpine Linux are, equivalent with others and differences, after the introduction, the brief of a basic installation are described with screens for new users.
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After the introduction, there is a brief guide on the installation process.
| New incoming users, non-linux and already other linux users
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* New users,<br>
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* For Linux and non-Linux users alike!
 
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| [[Alpine newbie#install | Alpine newbie install]]
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| [[Alpine newbie apk packages]]
| [[Alpine newbie install manual]]
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| Alpine packages, the "apk" command line tool that indexes, retrieves and installs sets of precompiled software for your installation.
| Basic meet with what Alpine Linux are, equivalent with others and differences, after the introduction, the brief of a basic installation are described with screens for new users.
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| New incoming users, non-linux and already other linux users
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* Users familiar with linux, <br>
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* Users with some Alpine Linux experience
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| [[Alpine newbie desktops]]
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| As a minimal distribution, Alpine needs only a minimal desktop environment, so XFCE is the official desktop. Thanks to the community there are many options now. LXDE and MATE are currently available.
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* Users familiar with Linux, <br>
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* Users with some Linux experience
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| [[Alpine newbie developer]]
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| Alpine development stack: Alpine Linux is the most used Linux for deploying software, making it a good choice if you are a developer.
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* Intermediate Alpine users, <br>
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* Users with a decent amount of Alpine Linux experience
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| [[Alpine newbie lamers]]
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| As a security focused Linux distribution, is Alpine enough to become a "l33t haxor?" You must persist and gain knowledge, have respect and you will gain respect from your community.
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* High level Alpine users, <br>
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* Users with considerable Alpine Linux experience
 
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In addition there are many other [[applications]] developed by the Alpine community
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= Tutorial series =
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! Optional reading:  !! What to read next
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| [[FAQ]] || [[Alpine newbie]]
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== Installation: Alpine newbie overall and install ==
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* [[Alpine and UEFI|Alpine and BIOS/UEFI Support Status and related topics]]
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* [[Alpine newbie install manual]]
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** [[Alpine Install: from a disc to a new computer single only boot]]
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** [[Alpine Install: from a disc to a old computer single only boot]]
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** [[Alpine Install: from a disc to a virtualbox machine single only]]
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** [[Alpine Install: from a iso to a virtualbox machine with external disc]]
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* [[Alpine newbie| Alpine general information after install (A must read)]]
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== Postinstall: Alpine newbie desktops ==
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* [[Alpine newbie apk packages|Overall info and minimal packages common to any working desktop]]
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** [[Alpine newbie desktops|Alpine newbie desktops, (General information only)]]
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** [[Alpine Newbies XFCE Desktop Environment]]
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** [[Alpine Newbies LXDE Desktop Environment]]
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** [[Alpine Newbies Openbox Window Manager|Alpine Newbies Xorg and Openbox Window Manager]]
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** [[Alpine Newbies MATE Desktop Environment]]
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== Deploy and production: Alpine newbie developer ==
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=== Developers: compilers, IDE's and tools ===
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* [[Alpine newbie developer]]
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** [[Alpine newbie developer: full stack web]]
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** [[Alpine newbie developer: gitea]]
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=== Servers: deploy in production ===
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* [[Alpine production deploy]]
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** [[Production git server: gitea]]
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** [[Production Web server: Lighttpd‎‎]]
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** [[Production DataBases : mysql]]
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** [[Production LAMP system: Lighttpd + PHP + MySQL‎‎]]
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* Alpine production monitoring
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** [[Cacti: traffic analysis and network monitoring]]
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= New users community and social networks =
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Here are our social networks for newbie users:
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* Twitter Feed: https://twitter.com/alpinelinux
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* IRC chat: irc://irc.oftc.net/alpine-linux
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* Telegram RSS: https://t.me/s/alpine_linux
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* Forum Mails : https://lists.alpinelinux.org/~alpine/users
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= See Also =
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# [[FAQ]]
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# [[Alpine newbie]]
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# [[Alpine newbie install manual]]
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# [[Alpine newbie apk packages]]
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# [[Alpine newbie desktops]]
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# [[Alpine newbie developer]]
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# [[Alpine newbie lammers]]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 23:50, 23 June 2021

The Alpine Newbie Ecosystem is documentation designed, as the name says, for new users of Alpine. All pages will be some kind of guide to form a manual for Alpine Linux.

Alpine is the OS (Operating System), that runs on your machine. Programs such as a web browser run on the OS, and web pages like "wiki.alpinelinux.org" are handled by the web browser.

Keep in mind that today due to the great popularity of Docker, Alpine Linux is one of the most deployed operating systems currently in use, because within every other operating system that uses docker, the docker image it uses is almost always Alpine Linux.


The User Alpine Newbie Ecosystem:
Component Description Targeted
Alpine newbie overall and install Basic guide on what Alpine Linux is, whats similar and different about it compared to other operating systems.

After the introduction, there is a brief guide on the installation process.

  • New users,
  • For Linux and non-Linux users alike!
Alpine newbie apk packages Alpine packages, the "apk" command line tool that indexes, retrieves and installs sets of precompiled software for your installation.
  • Users familiar with linux,
  • Users with some Alpine Linux experience
Alpine newbie desktops As a minimal distribution, Alpine needs only a minimal desktop environment, so XFCE is the official desktop. Thanks to the community there are many options now. LXDE and MATE are currently available.
  • Users familiar with Linux,
  • Users with some Linux experience
Alpine newbie developer Alpine development stack: Alpine Linux is the most used Linux for deploying software, making it a good choice if you are a developer.
  • Intermediate Alpine users,
  • Users with a decent amount of Alpine Linux experience
Alpine newbie lamers As a security focused Linux distribution, is Alpine enough to become a "l33t haxor?" You must persist and gain knowledge, have respect and you will gain respect from your community.
  • High level Alpine users,
  • Users with considerable Alpine Linux experience

Tutorial series

Optional reading: What to read next
FAQ Alpine newbie

Installation: Alpine newbie overall and install

Postinstall: Alpine newbie desktops

Deploy and production: Alpine newbie developer

Developers: compilers, IDE's and tools

Servers: deploy in production

New users community and social networks

Here are our social networks for newbie users:

See Also

  1. FAQ
  2. Alpine newbie
  3. Alpine newbie install manual
  4. Alpine newbie apk packages
  5. Alpine newbie desktops
  6. Alpine newbie developer
  7. Alpine newbie lammers