Linux Mint User and member of FreeGeek Providence

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Linux Mint User and member of FreeGeek Providence

Postby theaphro on Sun Jul 01, 2012 5:33 pm

Hey there,

I've been a Linux Mint user for a while now (since 9) at work and at home, but am new to the forum. I'm also a volunteer and steering committee member of Free Geek Providence (http://www.freegeekpvd.org) where we recycle and refurbish donated systems. Refurbished systems are configured with Linux Mint and donated to individuals and organizations in need. We also teach computer literacy and basic to advanced Linux usage and maintenance.

I love Mint's easy installation, its ease of use for newbies, and convenience for veteran Linux users. I'll keep an eye on the forums and answer questions where I can. I'd also love to talk more about what we're doing at Free Geek Providence and connect with anyone doing (or hoping to do) similar work.

All the best!
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Re: Linux Mint User and member of FreeGeek Providence

Postby xenopeek on Sun Jul 01, 2012 5:56 pm

Hi theaphro, welcome to the Linux Mint forums :D Thanks for joining the forums! FreeGeek sounds awesome, more so for using Linux Mint of course :wink:

Be sure also to check out the Community website (ideas, tutorials, and hardware and software reviews), and the Cinnamon Spices website for adding even more themes, applets and extensions to Cinnamon.

You can also chat in real-time with other Linux Mint users. In the Mint Menu, in the Internet section, start the application XChat IRC. You will automatically get connected to #linuxmint-chat for general chat and #linuxmint-help for support with other Linux Mint users.

Have fun with Linux Mint :wink:
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Re: Linux Mint User and member of FreeGeek Providence

Postby The-Wizard on Mon Jul 02, 2012 1:59 am

yasus... Welcome to the Mint family forums


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