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by QuotidianMe2
Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Advice on Mint Compatible Laptop?
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

Re: Advice on Mint Compatible Laptop?

Nomko, Thanks, yeah, I thought about doing that, too. Though, I've had problems that showed up only after install that didn't appear from the live disc. This has happened mostly with Ubuntu, though an OpenSuse edition had "hidden" problems too. But it sounds like there's nothing you know o...
by QuotidianMe2
Sun Aug 26, 2012 12:15 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Advice on Mint Compatible Laptop?
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

Advice on Mint Compatible Laptop?

I've decided it's time to buy a new computer. It doesn't have to be BRAND NEW, it might be used, but something from the last couple of years. ( I've not actually shopped for a computer since buying a refurbished Dell Inspiron 2200 back in 2005. It, like the two other (even older) computers are all 1...
by QuotidianMe2
Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:53 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: NC guy back again:)
Replies: 2
Views: 695

Re: NC guy back again:)

Oh, and xenopeek, you sent me a link in your welcome to me in my first intro. It was about the Free Software Movement and how it was different from the Open Source Movement. Thanks for the link about the distinction between OpenSource and Free Software movements. I've so far thought of FOSS as a sub...
by QuotidianMe2
Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:37 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: NC guy back again:)
Replies: 2
Views: 695

NC guy back again:)

My att/yahoo account simply refused to receive the activation e-mail, so after a bit of looking around I settled on another service altogether and voila! I could at last activate my account here! (You can read my original introduction at http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=180&t=107975.)...

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