gNewSense 3 Documentation
If you are new to gNewSense and want to learn more about it, this is the right place to be. Here you can find out what gNewSense is, see how it looks, find an overview of what you can do with it and read about the main features that make it different from other operating systems and so important for society. Some history is provided as well.
The gNewSense installer allows you to do two things. First, you can use the system live without touching or altering anything in your computer. Second, if you like the system and your computer works well with it, then you can install it. Read this manual to get step by step information on how to do it.
Hardware Compatibility Manual
This document explains why is not possible to use certain types of hardware with gNewSense and free software in general. Also, it includes information to help people find adequate hardware.
This manual describes the main features of the system and shows how to use them. It starts with basic concepts for people new to the system and people new to computers. Then, it introduces intermediate to advance topics.
This is a list of guides that will help you install and configure programs and other tools that, for some reason, are not available by default in the system or that can not be installed the easy way, yet.
Problems and Solutions
This is a list of the most common problems identified in gNewSense 3 with links to their respective solutions or workarounds. They are organized by category.