[SATLUG] Transitioning From Windows XP

Daniel Villarreal youcanlinux at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 06:09:58 CDT 2014


Linuxmint 16 is good, but it's only supported until July 2014 (see
http://www.linuxmint.com/oldreleases.php for the End-of-life support
dates for their software).

Daniel Villarreal
http://youcanlinux.org/

On Mon, Mar 31, 2014 at 10:46 PM, n5wsw at yahoo.com <n5wsw at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Anyone, tried Mint 16
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> Sent from my HTC One(tm) SV
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> From: "Craig" <sargonemail at gmail.com>
> To: "The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List" <satlug at satlug.org>
> Subject: [SATLUG] Transitioning From Windows XP
> Date: Mon, Mar 31, 2014 8:40 PM
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> Ah, seems the light version doesn't have the xp look-n-feel.
> http://www.linuceum.com/Distros/osIntroToZorin.php
> Linuceum site recommends using Lubuntu lxde or Fedora lxde distros.
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> There is also a "recommend me a distro" based on information provided by
> user.: http://www.linuceum.com/Distros/osWhichDistro.php
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> Craig
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> On Mon, Mar 31, 2014 at 8:07 PM, Craig <sargonemail at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> Zorin OS provides a selection of "Windows" based interfaces under linux
>> ....
>> e.g. XP Win7 (default), WinVista, Win2000. http://zorin-os.com/
>> The lite version will work work on a PC w/ 266 MH processor.
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>> distrowatch provides a multitude of linux distro links with comments on
>> intended usage/target audience. distrowatch.org
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>> FYI:  Live CD/DVD distros will typically run w/o having to install them.
>> They'll give one a chance to see how things work -- may be a bit slower
>> than typical harddrive as runs in memory!
>>
>> Craig
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