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Spurs_Fan_21
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Hello from a new Mint user

Postby Spurs_Fan_21 » Tue Feb 22, 2011 10:46 pm

Just dropping in to say hello. I've been using Ubuntu for years...yadda yadda. I don't like their direction anymore.

Let's just say I dropped Ubuntu and I've been really enjoying running LMDE for the last month or so. It is a wonderful distribution. I would like to thank everyone who helped make it possible. Fluxbox edition has also been excellent. I've been using Linux for years and I'd thought I would never be able to replace Ubuntu. Boy was I wrong.

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Re: Hello from a new Mint user

Postby richyrich » Tue Feb 22, 2011 11:21 pm

Welcome, I see you like both Mint's Debian edition, and the Fluxbox edition . . . stay tuned, as the next Mint Fluxbox will be based on Debian, and Ikey has joined Kendall on this project . . . you'll find a little info and some screeny teasers in this thread : viewtopic.php?f=142&t=66384#p383469

regards, richy

ps: be sure to check out the Community website.

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Re: Hello from a new Mint user

Postby dawgdoc » Tue Feb 22, 2011 11:33 pm

Welcome to the Mint Community Spurs_Fan.

LMDE is a nice distro, isn't it? I'm glad you enjoy it and the Fluxbox edition.
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Re: Hello from a new Mint user

Postby Oscar799 » Wed Feb 23, 2011 4:44 am

Hello Spurs_Fan_21,
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
For real-time help and discussion got to Menu>Internet>XChat and you will be connected automatically to #linuxmint-help and #linuxmint-chat,from there you can also join #linuxmint-debian
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