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Long Time *buntu user has arrived

Postby mrwes on Fri Apr 01, 2011 4:58 pm

Just a shout out to the developers, WOW! Mint Linux is very impressive. I've only been using it for a couple of hours and it has a very polished appearance. Runs pretty good on my old Dell D610. I just downloaded the RC for Mint Xfce and I'm hoping to give that a spin soon.

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Re: Long Time *buntu user has arrived

Postby ThistleWeb on Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:21 pm

Welcome. That's a common thing with people who have been using Ubuntu for a while and assume Mint is just Ubuntu with a green theme and some codecs. Usually they're impressed when they get round to trying it. I try various distros but Mint is always the one I recommend for new users regardless of whether I currently use it.
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Re: Long Time *buntu user has arrived

Postby rivenathos on Fri Apr 01, 2011 10:00 pm

Welcome to the forum!
Currently running in the computer lab:
Linux Mint 17.2 Cinnamon
Debian 8 LXDE
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Re: Long Time *buntu user has arrived

Postby Oscar799 on Sat Apr 02, 2011 12:17 pm

Hello Bill,
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
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
Have fun with Mint
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Re: Long Time *buntu user has arrived

Postby The-Wizard on Sat Apr 02, 2011 1:25 pm

welcome to the mint family forums

asus M2N-MX board, AMD x2 6000 amd/ati graphics 4x1mb ddr2, 21" HD screen Mint 17-64 cinnamon
Acer ZG5 -mint 17 Xfce dell 1545 mint 17-64

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