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Old 04-18-2005, 11:04 PM   #31
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Apart from the Live Cd issue, there is again another distro that is very beginner-friendly.

Xandros Linux.

It's installation is simple. The interface looks like Win$ (great for Win$ addits and newbies to Linux) and it comes with some great drivers (great for newbies who can't stand building up drivers)!

It's at :
Old 10-24-2006, 03:42 PM   #32
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kubuntu or xubuntu

try the Ubuntu group, they really are (in my humble opinion) the most complete and easy to use debian based distributions.

Ubuntu : Gnome
Kubuntu : KDE
Xubuntu : XFCE (very light)

Old 10-24-2006, 06:21 PM   #33
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Ummm ... why did you dig up the corpse of a thread that was dead for
1.5 years?

Old 10-24-2006, 11:41 PM   #34
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I replied to a 'similar' thread when I did in a post to a newer thread, wasn't paying attention to the date of the post. I'll watch the date next time


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