i'm downloading debian now and it'll only take 15 minutes... before, it was 5 hours! lol!
thank you, eddy, for the help and encouragement.
thank you, sycamorex for the help and tips.
(thank you, netmar, for showing me some things that were over my head but will be good to know!)
now, on to new problems! lol!
Last edited by hobomystical; 02-13-2011 at 05:48 PM.