LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-14-2005, 09:50 PM   #1
AliDigitaly
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Location: /var/www/html
Distribution: Suse 9.3
Posts: 38

Rep: Reputation: 15
Proud to be a geek!


More then 5 years Linux...
And boy/ girl do i like it.

I first started with mandrake, because that seemed to be the 'best' thing to do when you want to explore linux, coming from win-doze... and o boy/ girl how i wanted to get rid of that product called win-doze back then. Now i have seen several distributions, and got hooked on Suse (..I should have started with Suse day one i explored linux i realize now)

I was told Linux is a lot about the command line and for geeks only..
I thought linux could screw up my hardware...

All lies..(or maybe i am just lucky, and actually a geek in the closet)

I was impressed with the user friendly interfaces, and simplicity/controllability linux actually has!
KDE/Gnome... and after that, even the command line becomes fun!

Finally a operating system that 'treats' me like a responsible figure, and not a 6 year old!
I found what i expected from a computer in linux. Win-doze only gives me lot of irritation in ways i can't describe (otherwise this 'promo' story would get very lengthy...)

Now for the newbie's..

Before you post,... READ THE $%#^ MANUAL!

Sorry ...this is only for people that where treated like a 6 year old for so many years, they start asking questions like a 6 year old... I know win-doze can do that to you.

I always used google for my questions.. and learned a lot more by just printing out manuals of specific items i wanted to know more about. Only if i can't find an answer to a question i might have ...only then i post it in a forum (...but i might even buy a book).
 
Old 02-14-2005, 11:37 PM   #2
ksgill
Senior Member
 
Registered: Apr 2003
Location: Toronto, Canada
Distribution: Ubuntu Jaunty (9.04)
Posts: 1,044

Rep: Reputation: 45
...Well done...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
proud owner! acidjuice Slackware 15 06-01-2005 10:53 AM
I am pretty proud of this opioid Linux - General 4 11-11-2004 12:02 PM
Proud Person I am. Tuul Linux - Newbie 4 10-28-2004 12:55 PM
Proud to be Guru? bulliver General 17 06-23-2003 03:21 PM
this guy makes me proud to be a human Brain Drop General 10 04-08-2003 11:47 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:50 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration