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wolverine.ks
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Hello from california

Postby wolverine.ks » Tue Apr 12, 2011 3:22 am

Hey everybody,

after extensive reading, Mint KDE looked like a good place to get my feet wet with linux.
so far im treading water half way decent, although i must admit that im using windows right now,
as i was doing some video editing earlier on adobe software, which apparently doesnt work so well with linux...

Im planning on getting some mythbuntu or mythdora up and running as soon as i have money to get some more
hardware. So wish me luck with that.

I hope to drop in from time to time and see all the really cool stuff that everyone here has going on.

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Re: Hello from california

Postby Oscar799 » Tue Apr 12, 2011 6:10 am

Hello wolverine.ks,
Welcome to Mint Forum :P
There is a lot of useful information for new and not-so-new users here -> viewtopic.php?f=60&t=38355
We have a Community site http://community.linuxmint.com/
For real-time help and discussion there are IRC channels,open MintMenu>Internet>XChat and you will be automatically connected to #linuxmint-help and #linuxmint-chat
Have fun with Mint
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Re: Hello from california

Postby The-Wizard » Tue Apr 12, 2011 11:48 am

Welcome to the mint family forums

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Re: Hello from california

Postby tdockery97 » Tue Apr 12, 2011 1:25 pm

Welcome to the Mint community wolverine.ks

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Re: Hello from california

Postby ThistleWeb » Tue Apr 12, 2011 1:28 pm

Welcome to Linux and Mint. We all take time to adjust to the Linux way, many of us dual boot for a while until we're comfy. I'd say the most important thing is to relax, and embrace Linux for what it is, rather than try to fit it into the Windows way of doing things. Enjoy the ride, don't put any pressure on and you'll be fine.
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