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dhopley
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Hello

Postby dhopley » Tue Nov 27, 2012 10:08 am

Hi , I'm British senior citizen using Ubuntu since 2007 and most recently on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS . The Linux Mint Maya installation DVD worked a treat without a single hiccup and the Gnome desktop is such a relief after Ubuntu's recent tablet like OS developments . The one oddity was a restricted range of fonts in LibreOffice , which was completely solved through the installation of the texLive package through the Package Manager . Such a comfort that Maya is an LTS version and that Linux Mint is based on Ubuntu . Thank you .

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The-Wizard
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Re: Hello

Postby The-Wizard » Tue Nov 27, 2012 10:22 am

from another old Brit

Welcome to mint and it's family forums

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Re: Hello

Postby axel668 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 10:24 am

welcome to the family :)
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Re: Hello

Postby jesica » Mon Dec 03, 2012 5:41 am

Good day and welcome to Mint :mrgreen:
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