Linux is an optional operating-system for those people who don’t desire to use Windows or Mac. Linux can be installed on all types of computers and is popular for having less crashes and virus than any other operating systems. Although, Linux includes a disadvantage of being incompatible with many software types, including online poker software. However, Linux users can still play poker online on linux poker sites by using the instant play or no download option.

888Poker, Absolute poker and Party Poker are popular Linux poker sites which run directly in the web browser using the Flash or Java plug-in and you just need to have a compatible Web browser and an Internet connection.

To start out playing on a linux poker site, you need to register an account and offer your banking details if you are going to play with the true money.

You need to have either a Flash or Java-enabled browser so that you can access the site, that ought to not be considered a big issue if your browser is well up to date. Otherwise, No Deposit Poker will ask you to update your browser before you continue. When you are ready to play, you just have to login with your username and password, wait for the website to load and you start playing. Ensure to logout of one’s account if you are finished playing so that your personal account details isn’t shared with others.