Desktop Linux suckage: Index

Blogger makes it a pain to read a series if you weren't subscribed to the feed as the posts were made, so here's an index/table of contents for use as a jumping-off point:

(Thanks to Eric Bloodworth for suggesting adding an index. I should have thought of it myself after reading Ian Lance Taylor's series on linkers. Hint: the easiest way to read that series is to increment the number in the URL.)