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Well Lets see.

-I'm Left Wing
-I'm Vegetarian
-I care about the environment
-I like supporting the little guy
-I love working with computers
-I try to use something that gets the job done best, not what has names or brands attached to it

Frankly, I'm not the only one who uses linux and has these traits, hec the CEO of OMG ubuntu meets half these traits, and even runs a second site specifically for being vegetarian!

This could be coincidence, or not. Just something I've noticed over the years. I've meet people who are complete opposites to me and they use linux.
   
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post #52 of 61
People keep saying that Linux is a choice, but honestly I think the vast majority of people don't even know it is exists. That observation might just be because I'm in high school though rolleyes.gif

I think steam for Linux is going to be some pretty fantastic advertisement for Linux thumb.gif

More people should be running Linux, it's really super easy. I first started using it at an internship I had this summer (used RHEL6 with some company-specific stuff layered on top), and now I have Xubuntu installed. I'm extremely pleased with it biggrin.gif
post #53 of 61

Once I get a bigger SSD, i will be putting Ubuntu back onto my machine. From there I will probably run a VM of my windows side then when I want to play games, switch over to windows. 

 
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post #54 of 61
Special is too broad a term.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Boinz View Post

Special is too polite a term.

Fixed that for you biggrin.gif
 
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post #56 of 61
Quote:
Originally Posted by cre8ive65 View Post

Well Lets see.

-I'm Left Wing
-I'm Vegetarian
-I care about the environment
-I like supporting the little guy
-I love working with computers
-I try to use something that gets the job done best, not what has names or brands attached to it

Frankly, I'm not the only one who uses linux and has these traits, hec the CEO of OMG ubuntu meets half these traits, and even runs a second site specifically for being vegetarian!

This could be coincidence, or not. Just something I've noticed over the years. I've meet people who are complete opposites to me and they use linux.

You sound more like a Windows user to me.






I keeding. X3
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Miki View Post

You sound more like a Windows user to me.
I keeding. X3

Interesting, I was waiting for the "Apple Hipster" response. XD
   
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post #58 of 61
I'm special with a capital D.

Really, though, I just got fed up with Vista. Linux at the time was pretty good, so I switched. It still probably is, but I'm not happy with the current state of DEs for Linux. Now I'm considering one of those obscure "hardcore" window manager as DE that require scripting and manpages to set up correctly. That probably means I am special.
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I think you guys might get a kick out of this as well.

http://theblogofteresa.com/2012/10/02/if-operating-systems-ran-the-airlines/
     
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Rookie1337 View Post

I think you guys might get a kick out of this as well.
http://theblogofteresa.com/2012/10/02/if-operating-systems-ran-the-airlines/

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