allforcarrie wrote:downloading programs from the net is very confusing if you dont know what you aer doing also. everything has went to apt-get insted of going to the webpage and actuly downloading the installer. Dont get me wrong, i love apt get but it would make things alot simpler if ther was a central server to download actual gui installers as .deb or .apt .
How about .mint?
And what modern OS doesn't depend on the net nowadays? Even when you buy Windows or Mac apps on disk the first thing they want to do after installing is go on-line and activate, look for updates, etc.