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by JohnpaulTH
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing LinuxMint to MBR.
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Re: Installing LinuxMint to MBR.

I just found the solution.
I had to open gparted before the install, and format a partition.
by JohnpaulTH
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Installing LinuxMint to MBR.
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Installing LinuxMint to MBR.

Hi All, I am getting ready to triple-boot my PC (LinuxMint/OpenBSD/[Minix, plan9, or Slackware]) I want to use an MBR based partition scheme, so I created one in OpenBSD. Minix recognizes it, but LinuxMint does not. Does LinuxMint support MBR? NOTE: I am doing a "dry run" in VirtualBox, but I do not...
by JohnpaulTH
Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 260

Re: Hello

Thanks for all the welcomes.
How do you get along with bsd?
The first time I used, I hated it (Where's the GUI?)
I came to it about three years later, and I am getting along with it OK, now that I know what 'ifconfig', 'startx', and 'man' mean.
by JohnpaulTH
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 260

Hello

Hi All,
I Am a Linux user who uses many distros.
(Debian family, Redhat family, Alpine, and experimenting with the BSDs)

I recently downloaded LinuxMint, and think I will recommend it to anyone I convert to Linux.

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