I'm about to install Ubuntu linux on my laptop

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  1. dawg

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    I ran Linux for years back in the day but have been stuck on Windows for a while. This version of Linux kicks major ass.


    http://www.ubuntu.com/tour/en/
     
  2. blairg

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    hope it has spell check :c
     
  3. Daveindiego

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    I'm like the next Steve Jobs and shit. I fixed my computer yesterday. I thought it was seriously fucked.

    I'll give you hand. Let me check out those links first.
     
  4. Acid

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    Fixed :facepalm:
     
  6. Daveindiego

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    OK, I clicked the first link, and that is some straight Nerd shit.

    I don't know WTF you are talking about anymore.

    :c
     
  7. Krusty

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    I hope the lid falls and hits you on the head the next time you drink out of the toilet .
     
  8. blairg

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    I was always a *BSD man :coffee:
     
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    That is bad-ass.

    What are they looking at?
     
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    :jj:
     
  11. ChuckZ

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    :ixnay:

    I got sent to the Crossbar.
     
  12. doughhead63

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    Nice...I have had it on my Dell netbook for about a year...runs like a champ
     
  13. dawg

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    I like the feature where you can install stuff from a list. It was a pain having to install everything from the command line in the old days.
     
  14. PI Nate

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    Its this or a thorough "humbling"...
     
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    I still got my Slackware 3.1.12 cd's :tadah:
     
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    Yup...and, there are tons of programs that come with it...very stripped down, but, fuck Gates and Fuck jobs...

    It runs super light; not a pig at all on resources.
     
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    Conflict poster ^^^^
     
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    if anyone remember BUGTRAQ I had some threads in there, fixed some shit :coffee:
     
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    Hunh? :crazy2:
     
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