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So good so far :)

Postby wkmanire on Thu Aug 26, 2010 10:08 pm

Hello everyone,

I'm a long time Debian-based distro user. I saw Mint so I thought I`d check it out. It easily replaced Ubuntu on my laptop. I've been reading on the website and I have to say I like the way things are organized here. The theming for gnome is snazzy, the project's "personality" so to speak is outstanding. I love the compatibility with Aptitude and Ubuntu packages. I haven't encountered any problems so far. Very cool distro. Congratulations to the whole community on producing Mint!
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Re: So good so far :)

Postby tdockery97 on Fri Aug 27, 2010 1:24 am

Nice to see more happy Mint users. Welcome to the community.
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Re: So good so far :)

Postby jesica on Fri Aug 27, 2010 3:58 am

Welcome to Mint, I am glad you like it

we all try to help out where we can

enjoy

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Re: So good so far :)

Postby Oscar799 on Fri Aug 27, 2010 11:08 am

Hello wkmanire,
Welcome to Mint Forum :P
We also have a community site http://community.linuxmint.com/
and IRC channels,open MintMenu>Internet>XChat to be connected automatically to #linuxmint-help and #linuxmint-chat
Have fun with Mint
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Re: So good so far :)

Postby wkmanire on Fri Aug 27, 2010 1:57 pm

Yeah, the idea system is really cool, especially how you can vote ideas up or down.

I logged in to IRC last night. What a good idea it was to have xchat preset to open right into the Mint channels. :) One of the first topics we covered in the IRC was beer. So it seems that the priorities here are in line with mine.
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