Oh no, another Linux noob!

Discussion in 'Member Introductions' started by encryptedbytes, Mar 24, 2012.

  1. encryptedbytes

    encryptedbytes New Member

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    Greetings Linux Forum denizens!


    Yes, I am a Linux noob, but don't let that deter you! I've been actively involved in computers for going on 20 years, since the DOS and Windows for Workgroups 3.11 days. I know some Linux basics and can even use vi, but there's a lot about Linux I am not familiar with and Linux Forum seemed like a great place to get more involved with the Swiss Army Knife of operating systems :)
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    dale Member

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    Welcome to LF!
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    kreso93 New Member

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    Hey EncryptedBytes, welcome to LF :)
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    Welcome on board :) As I always say, it's nice to have computer veterans, and I really appreciate when someone like you who have never been involved in Linux decides to experiment a little! I hope you will have some fun here :)
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    Welcome, encryptedbytes. Looks like there may be something we may share. I started with cp/m. What was the first DOS version you started with?
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    encryptedbytes New Member

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    I got started at the tail end of the DOS days with DOS 6, but did get some experience with Apple DOS on the Apple IIe and IIc and the ROM-based operating system on the Atari 800XL when I was young.
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    Hello fellow noob!!! Im just a linux noob myself :) Been using mac osx and windows forever....I love my Mac but my little dell gets no attention because I now officially dislike windows :p welcome to the forum!!
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    Melissa New Member

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    BTW I love your profile pic lol. how did you get one up? Mine doesn't seem to be working. I keep getting an error.

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