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Hey, I'm a long time Windows user, been using computers and Windows since the 3.11 and DOS days. Hell, my very first computer had a green monochrome monitor, two 5.25 FDD, and like DOS 2 and stuff.

Well, when I was in High School, my buddies used to use LINUX and would sing it's praises, but I wasn't patient enough or skilled enough at the time to use it. With my new build, see sig, I put Vista and Ubuntu 8.04 on it.

So, I'm in Ubuntu right now and would like to ask, if there is a good website with "How Tos" for LINUX. I don't want to flood the forum with threads for every little question I have.. And yea, I know about Ubuntus web site, but it feels like going through M$ knowledge base. Am looking for something better.
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No! Come back to the cool table!
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U cant really beat the Ubuntu Community Forums for help
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Im not sure if the UDSF still exists (Ubuntu Document Storage Facility). It has great guides.

ubuntuforums.org too

After you're done with Ubuntu why not make it a triboot? ubuntu + vista + osx?
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Im not sure if the UDSF still exists (Ubuntu Document Storage Facility). It has great guides.

ubuntuforums.org too

After you're done with Ubuntu why not make it a triboot? ubuntu + vista + osx?
hmmm. dont want to be the mean one to point out the rules, but I know tahts not legal since I asked a questoin about it here on OCN and got a list of "thats illegal"

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No! Come back to the cool table!
Did I miss something? Is it cool to give money to microsoft?
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U cant really beat the Ubuntu Community Forums for help
Sad but true. It took me about three days of researching and asking questions just to get my screen resolution above 800x600. Damn Nvidia Ubuntu drivers.
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hmmm. dont want to be the mean one to point out the rules, but I know tahts not legal since I asked a questoin about it here on OCN and got a list of "thats illegal"
I think its debatable whether its illegal anymore...referring to Psystar...
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hmmm. dont want to be the mean one to point out the rules, but I know tahts not legal since I asked a questoin about it here on OCN and got a list of "thats illegal"
i wonder how.... onder:
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According to this article
http://www.macnewsworld.com/story/62655.html

locking operating systems to specific hardware violates antitrust laws.
i had antoerh article with court laws but i cant find it.

Not to mention they detailed how to make a hackintosh on lifehacker.com, plus there's also psystar. (link psystars site.)

Ooohh and of course the entire OSX86 forums/wiki/community
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