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LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby timmer1240 on Sun Jan 30, 2011 10:45 am

Ive been using Linux for about a year now was Using Ubuntu 9.10 I decided to give Mint a test ride All I can say is Im really happy with it so far very very very good distro!I liked it so Much I wiped my drive and installed LMDE exclusively!Don't get me wrong I still love Ubuntu its a really good distro but I like that this is a rolling release so its always up to date thanks to all the developers for this Great OS seems funny to me you have to pay for Microsoft and Mint is free Ide rather run Mint!This distro is a Keeper!
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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby dagon on Sun Jan 30, 2011 12:58 pm

Yeah, I'm about to try LMDE but I'm afraid I'll end up just trying out distros instead of actually using the computer. :)
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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby GSXR750L on Sun Jan 30, 2011 1:00 pm

timmer1240 you are another wise person who has escaped the Slavery of the Microsoft Pyramid System :wink:
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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby jesica on Sun Jan 30, 2011 2:08 pm

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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby Beerdrinker on Sun Jan 30, 2011 3:25 pm

Welcome to the forums - and thanks for a great introduction!
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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby vrkalak on Sun Jan 30, 2011 4:58 pm

Welcome to LinuxMint and the Mint forums, timmer1240

dagon wrote:Yeah, I'm about to try LMDE but I'm afraid I'll end up just trying out distros instead of actually using the computer. :)


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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby willie42 on Sun Jan 30, 2011 5:08 pm

Welcome to the Linux Mint Forums. LMDE Rocks!
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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby Oscar799 on Mon Jan 31, 2011 2:50 pm

Hello timmer1240,
Welcome to Mint Forum :P
There is a lot of useful information for new and not-so-new users here -> http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.p ... 58#p302358
We have a Community site http://community.linuxmint.com/
For real-time help and discussion there are IRC channels,open MintMenu>Internet>XChat and you will be automatically connected to #linuxmint-help and #linuxmint-chat you can also join #linuxmint-debian from there
Have fun with Mint
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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby timmer1240 on Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:53 pm

Coming from Ubuntu Ive had some experience with linux I actually was going to put LMDE in place of windows 7 but screwed up when I repartitioned Now LMDE owns my drive and you know what I love it Im right at home runs great so Im staying with it!I was on Karmic Koala 9.10 which is a great version of Ubuntu but its support will be ending soon so it was time to upgrade anyhow so Ill give Mint a try and I love it so far!Great forums and great distro glad I switched!I will take Mint over Windows 7 anyday!
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Re: LMDE AWESOMENESS

Postby timmer1240 on Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:53 pm

Coming from Ubuntu Ive had some experience with linux I actually was going to put LMDE in place of windows 7 but screwed up when I repartitioned Now LMDE owns my drive and you know what I love it Im right at home runs great so Im staying with it!I was on Karmic Koala 9.10 which is a great version of Ubuntu but its support will be ending soon so it was time to upgrade anyhow so Ill give Mint a try and I love it so far!Great forums and great distro glad I switched!I will take Mint over Windows 7 anyday!
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