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Greetings

Postby Tabasco on Sun Mar 06, 2011 1:24 am

I was a Red Hat user for many years. I've also been away from Linux for many years (10+ years).

Back when i was using Red Hat, I had a webpage with scripts so people could get their dialup modem working with Linux. One day I was contacted by U.S. Robotics (they were later bought by 3Com) and was told they wanted to use some of my scripts, which made me pretty happy.

I just started getting back into Linux. I bought a small mini-PC to use as a home theater box and was testing out the latest versions of Linux. I also bought an Asus Laptop without an OS. First i installed Fedora on it, but now I have LinuxMint on both my Laptop and my main box.
Main Box: BioStar TpowerX58 LGA 1366, Intel i7 920 Nehalem 2.66GHz Quad-Core, 3GB Corsair DDR3 1600, 2X250GB WD SATA, 2X Radeon 5770 Crossfire, Corsair 620w PS, Asus DRW-1608P3S & DRW-1814BL, Win7 SP1 & LinuxMint 10
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Re: Greetings

Postby tdockery97 on Sun Mar 06, 2011 1:41 am

Welcome to the Mint forums Tabasco. I'm sure you will also want to visit our Mint Community Website at http://community.linuxmint.com/. You will find real-time help in our IRC channels. Just go to Menu>Internet>XChat IRC and when you open it you will automatically be taken to our #linuxmint-chat and #linuxmint-help channels. Have fun with Mint.
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Re: Greetings

Postby The-Wizard on Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:00 am

welcome to the Mint family forums

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Re: Greetings

Postby Oscar799 on Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:07 am

Hello Tabasco,
Welcome to Mint Forum :P
There is a lot of useful information for new and not-so-new users here -> viewtopic.php?f=60&t=38355
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Re: Greetings

Postby rivenathos on Sun Mar 06, 2011 8:50 am

Welcome to the forums!
Currently running in the computer lab:
Linux Mint 17.2 MATE
Linux Mint 17.2 Cinnamon
CentOS 7 GNOME
Debian 8 LXDE
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