Linuxconf is a sophisticated administration system for the Linux operating system. In many ways, Linuxconf is different from other administration schemes found on Unix operating systems and most other systems. Linuxconf is two things: A configuration utility (A user interface to do configuration tasks) and an activator. Linuxconf is involved at different points in the operation of your linux workstation. Mostly, it has features to warrant that what you have configured is effectively performing.