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Old 07-24-2021, 01:21 AM   #16
timothydanielson
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Well now you are making me feel young: I was in college nearly 20 years before the PS2 came out 🙂
Not sure yet if that's a good thing or a bad thing. But IF you messaged with Linux when it came out, dang man! Good times! I wasn't even aware of it until 2012-2014! I bet you're a "command line" "commando"! Lol.
 
Old 07-24-2021, 10:43 AM   #17
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Well, I started my Linux journey in 1998/99 so it’s been while. Not a guru but I get by ��
 
Old 07-24-2021, 03:13 PM   #18
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I use this to set up my virtualbox for mac. I have to compile a project in mac so this worked great for me.
https://github.com/myspaghetti/macos-virtualbox.git
and read this
https://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?t=84423
This is all done in Slackware64current or slackware6414.2 both my machines are AMD 8350fx. the other Ryzen 3700x machine I have big Sur on.
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Old 07-24-2021, 10:20 PM   #19
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Well, I started my Linux journey in 1998/99 so itís been while. Not a guru but I get by ��
Hey '98 was my first year of college. I wouldn't even know what Linux was for OVER a decade and a half! My "hunch" is you can"get by" far better than I could IN MY DREAMS! LoL.
 
Old 07-24-2021, 10:35 PM   #20
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I use this to set up my virtualbox for mac. I have to compile a project in mac so this worked great for me.
https://github.com/myspaghetti/macos-virtualbox.git
and read this
https://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?t=84423
This is all done in Slackware64current or slackware6414.2 both my machines are AMD 8350fx. the other Ryzen 3700x machine I have big Sur on.
THANK YOU! I REALLY appreciate it!!! I "used" to run AMD machines, but now, I like Purism. I first started looking for a new computer about 3 years ago. When I found a company that installed Linux (their own Distro) based of Debian, which I used and LOVED, and then found the computer ONLY used components that had open source drivers, I was SOLD and have never looked back. Heck, even the"default" setup helping me with setting up total drive encryption was nice. I can take it with me anywhere and EVEN IF someone STEALS IT, my data is safe! I've NEVER felt that much of a sense of security.
 
  


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