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Hello from Indiana

Postby koolaid_kid on Thu Oct 18, 2012 7:22 am

My name is George. My roots go back to DOS, where I used to teach college courses in it. I have also used Unix on Sun platforms. I was pretty miffed when XP pretty much took that functionality away, and I am glad to be back in the command line environment. I have an older, separate machine that I ran Ubuntu on for a year or so, recently converted it to Mint and I am much happier with not only the UI but the functionality of Mint over Ubuntu. I am also continuing to learn all the various nuances of Linux and am pleased at all the information I am finding online.
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Re: Hello from Indiana

Postby xenopeek on Thu Oct 18, 2012 7:42 am

Hi George, welcome to the Linux Mint forums :D Thanks for joining the forums!

Be sure also to check out the Community website (tutorials, hardware and software reviews, ideas), and, if you picked the Cinnamon edition, the Cinnamon Spices website for adding even more themes, applets and extensions to Cinnamon.

You can also chat in real-time with other Linux Mint users. In the Mint Menu, in the Internet section, start the application XChat IRC. You will automatically get connected to #linuxmint-chat for general chat and #linuxmint-help for support with other Linux Mint users.

Have fun with Linux Mint.
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Re: Hello from Indiana

Postby The-Wizard on Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:15 am

Welcome to the Mint family forums

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Re: Hello from Indiana

Postby jesica on Mon Oct 29, 2012 11:37 am

Hallo!

Goo day and welcome to the Linux Mint Forums. :mrgreen:

Hope you have a fab times,

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