I Use Linux

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    I've Been Using Debian

    Since 2007 at uni, and since 2008 at home. Using the 64-bit build almost since the day it became "stable" No more money to Microsoft... None to Apple in the first place... Legally free and the cousin to the most dependable operating system in the world... UNIX. There's a...
    rachelx86 rachelx86
    22-25, F
    Jul 5, 2012

    Don't Like It

    I used to have Microsoft but my computer crashed. Now I have Linux. There aren't any good video programs, I can't download anything and I have no idea what to do about it. I want to play this game called Eden Eternal but it doesn't have the right configuration for my system. Also...
    hamtona hamtona
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 17, 2012

    Linux All The Way

    I have 3 laptops 2 currently in use and a old one as a backup all 3 laptops run a Different Distribution of Linux, My current laptop has Mageia 1, Flatmates laptop has Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and the backup laptop has windows vista for guests and Linux Mint 10 for me should this main...
    toddlerkatie toddlerkatie
    Nov 30, 2011

    I Use Linux. And Windows.

    I use Linux.My Linux box is an Arch Linux OS with GNOME3. Opera is the browser that rocks my desktop. LibreOffice is the software that keeps me productive. Emacs is the thing that sends my mind into panic mode.I also use Windows 7 for Window-ish things.I hate Mac. Period.
    ElectricDuck ElectricDuck
    18-21, M
    Oct 22, 2011

    Linux Convert

    I never was a M$ fanboy, but I did prefer windows, just because of the way it was set up. I just prefered, it to Linux's terminal. But then I saw the previews of windows8, I swore I would never use 8. After thinking about my options, I decided to try Zorin Linux, it is built on...
    AcerDeville AcerDeville
    46-50, M
    Oct 18, 2013

    What I Use

    i use unbuntu on my dual-core laptop and crunchbang on my Eeepc,both based on debian linux
    frostbittensoul frostbittensoul
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 16, 2010

    No idea how to install anything,

    but that's about it. lol
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    Nov 13, 2015

    My Favorite Distros

    I use Ubuntu 9.1 - Karmic Koala - on my desktop.  I just installed the beta 4.31 of Puppeee linux on my eeepc.  Which, by the way, has Chrome as it's default browser - yay!
    Atrytone Atrytone
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2010

    I have used Linux off

    and on for several years. I have watched it mature into a good operating system. Tried using a Samsung Chromebook and sadly there are a few things that it doesn't do that make it a deal breaker for me. It doesn't let me plug my phone in (yet) and treat it like an external...
    justpassinthrough justpassinthrough
    61-65, M
    1 Response Oct 19, 2014
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