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Old 07-09-2019, 12:08 PM   #1
strandloper
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Back after a long absence


I used Linux exclusively at home (mostly SuSE) between 1997 and 2005, but not at work as I'm a developer by profession and our work platform is Microsoft.

In 2005 I moved back to Windows at home in order to gain use of photography tools that provided better support for raw image processing than Linux had at the time. I still use Windows on my home desktop but having an older laptop restricted to 4GB of RAM, Windows is super slow on it. So today I installed Linux Mint on the laptop and finding my Linux knowledge incredibly stale, I need to refresh my memory of Linux use, which has of course also changed considerably since 2005 so there will be much to learn.
 
Old 07-09-2019, 01:07 PM   #2
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Greetings strandloper.
 
Old 07-11-2019, 05:46 PM   #3
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