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Old June 6, 2013, 09:00 AM
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Originally Posted by IRQ Conflict View Post
I have been seriously contemplating going back to Linux. MS is no longer allowing me (Vista user) to dl live essentials, I suppose in a bid to get me to upgrade (downgrade?) to 8.

I bought a copy of Red Hat's Fedora 6 about 10 years ago and never had a problem installing it. It was fully automatic back then. Just a bit of a learing curve with regards to file structure, naming conventions and having to learn to compile your own drivers. Part of the fun if you ask me.

So, whats the best distro of late?
Really? Fully updated and authenticated?

I hadn't heard of Vista going into no support territory, I thought that was only XP.
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