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Found my distro of choice.

Postby dab1414 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 5:29 pm

Hello to all, I started to dabble into Linux 4 years ago. took a hiatus for about 2 years, now back the last year fully separated from Windows. I had started with Ubuntu and learned a bunch of information from all of the community out there. So recently I decided to search for what my Distro of choice is going to be. After about 4 or 5 months of downloading and installing and testing I found Linux Mint 10 to be my favorite. Just this last weekend I downloaded LMDE and in the process of deciding what my main distro will be from now on. And to my shock, my father-in-law (severely computer illiterate) is stepping down from windows, another project for me. But I enjoy learning new things and want to thank all the Linux community out there, for everything I have learned, and that which I learn from now.
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Re: Found my distro of choice.

Postby tdockery97 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 5:57 pm

Welcome to Linux Mint dab1414. If you have any questions or advice to give you'll find the Forums to be an excellent tool. In addition, consider using the XChat client provided in your new OS. It is configured to take you directly to linuxmint-chat and linuxmint-help channels on IRC.
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Re: Found my distro of choice.

Postby Oscar799 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:06 pm

Hello dab1414,
Welcome to Mint Forum :P
There is a lot of useful information for new and not-so-new users here -> viewtopic.php?f=60&p=302358#p302358
We have a Community site http://community.linuxmint.com/
If you follow tdockery97's suggestion and visit IRC,from either of the autojoin channels you can type /join #linuxmint-debian to reach the channel for LMDE
Have fun with Mint
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Re: Found my distro of choice.

Postby jesica » Tue Feb 08, 2011 12:37 am

hallo and welcome to the forum :mrgreen:
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Re: Found my distro of choice.

Postby willie42 » Tue Feb 08, 2011 12:42 am

Welcome to the Linux Mint Forums :D
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Re: Found my distro of choice.

Postby rivenathos » Tue Feb 08, 2011 8:55 am

Yep, welcome to the forums. LMDE is going to be fun. Glad you are along for the ride.

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Re: Found my distro of choice.

Postby Chris_C » Fri Feb 11, 2011 3:31 am

Welcome to the forum. Hope you stay and contribute to the community.
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