Welcome to newcomers! Don't hesitate to introduce yourself.
Please don't post tech support questions here


Postby emperor_aniseed on Sun Jan 27, 2013 2:08 pm

Hi there !

Typically I start using a distribution and don't say hello directly so I thought I'd make an exception for Mint.

I have used many other distributions and never really taken to Mint but for some reason I thought I'd give it a go again and it's really rather enjoyable.

Ok, everything's built on an Ubuntu base but to be honest I really wouldn't mind if LMDE was the only edition. CrunchBang is now built on Debian directly and none the worse for it. I think Mint could do the same with LMDE. You could do with updating the LMDE wallpapers though.

Incidentally, the name comes from one of my favorite sweets Aniseed Imperials, released as a mint but possibly technically not a mint.

- Simon
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 12
Joined: Sun Jan 27, 2013 1:48 pm

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.

Re: Hello

Postby xenopeek on Sun Jan 27, 2013 3:11 pm

Welcome aboard :D
User avatar
Level 23
Level 23
Posts: 17797
Joined: Wed Jul 06, 2011 3:58 am
Location: The Netherlands

Re: Hello

Postby The-Wizard on Sun Jan 27, 2013 3:42 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

"I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that i don't know the answer " [Douglas Adams]
User avatar
Level 10
Level 10
Posts: 3139
Joined: Fri Jan 28, 2011 3:12 pm
Location: Bedforshire, ENGLAND

Re: Hello

Postby jesica on Tue Jan 29, 2013 12:23 am

:mrgreen: Good day,
Welcome to the Linux Mint Forum.
Hope you enjoy Mint :mrgreen:

My Linux Counter number # 566377
IT Ninja
Happy apt-get-ing!
Linux Mint Donar # 2159

Security is the separation of an asset from a threat.
User avatar
Level 9
Level 9
Posts: 2623
Joined: Sat Jul 18, 2009 3:54 am
Location: South Africa

Return to Introduce yourself

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Feedfetcher and 2 guests