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I felt so useless when I first tried Linux, all I could do was click around and surf the web, no cool command lines to install stuff or get the most from it. It is difficult to get into it if you have a XP install just a reboot away...

If anyone knows where I can get a list of commands etc I am willing to give it a retry.
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I felt so useless when I first tried Linux, all I could do was click around and surf the web, no cool command lines to install stuff or get the most from it. It is difficult to get into it if you have a XP install just a reboot away...
Yeah, I felt that way as well. If you want to really feel and become useful in Linux, all you gotta do is use it for a while. It might seem like a lot to take in at first, but like learning windows, you learn how things are in Linux after a little bit of time too.

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If anyone knows where I can get a list of commands etc I am willing to give it a retry.
There are millions on Google. Here is one:

http://www.linuxguide.it/commands_li...nguage:English

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I hear the Linux fanboys stampeding towards this thread...
Why must everyone on this forum be a fanboy?! :swearing:

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exactly, running games in wine under ubuntu is not the same as running games in xp, I been on and off with ubuntu since 6.06, teh gaming is stopping me from completely switching over.
Sad, but true.
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Unfortunately I fail to see how this constitutes news...
I agree.
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