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#1 Matthew Alan

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Posted 03 March 2007 - 07:09 PM

I want to try Linux but its alot of different ones out, which one do I need to download..... Also if you can please give a link.

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Posted 03 March 2007 - 07:23 PM

It would be a little bit helpful to know which ones you are interested in trying....

http://www.linux.org/dist/

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Posted 03 March 2007 - 07:31 PM

Whats the difference?

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Posted 04 March 2007 - 01:52 PM

You might want to browse around the linux section here and see what you can find out. There are dozens of threads that discuss the ins and outs of various distros.

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Posted 05 March 2007 - 08:04 PM

some links that may be of intrest
a simple test to help you start out
http://www.zegeniestudios.net/ldc/index.ph...babdf9cfe4df8e4
some more info
http://www.linuxinfo.dyndns.org/tell_me_a_...about_linux.htm
the numbers change alot here but still gives you a good idea of whats popluar and whats not.
http://distrowatch.com/

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