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Old 01-16-2015, 03:00 PM   #1
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How do I choose what to download?

I have no idea how to begin. Is there an introduction that explains how I might go forward with switching from windows to Linux?
Oh hey... I searched just barely and, found the answer myself. Hate to sound like a commercial plug, or do I? You folks made it almost too easy. I'm used to chasing arou... Wait. You all know where this was headed. Nice job helping me to help myself. Bye for now, but be sure, I'll be back. Peace.

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You have successfully learned the First Rule of Linux: try to find it (whatever "it" is) yourself. Good work, and Congratulations!
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