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Old March 19, 2008, 09:00 AM
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Alright guys, I have an extra machine sitting beside my desk (actually in all truth I have about 4 extra machines in this room lol none over a P3) But I figured I'ld start trying to learn about Linux..I have a copy of DSL but can copy that to the HDD and make it run as my OS that way? Or any other suggestions of which Linux is good to start learning with?
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Old March 19, 2008, 10:55 AM
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Start with Ubuntu then once your comfortable with that if you feel you want to get brave try Debian or Gentoo.
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Old March 19, 2008, 11:14 AM
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Try the Xubuntu variant of Ubuntu, painless install and usage when I tried it.
Xubuntu.org | Xubuntu Linux

Download the bootable .iso and go nuts. You don't even have to install to try it, runs off the cd.
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Old March 19, 2008, 12:46 PM
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Try Vector Linux.
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Old March 20, 2008, 01:40 PM
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I second Ubuntu, I've been using it for a month (and never used linux before) and its really alot of fun and i honestly prefure it over windows.
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