ill admit it i am a windows xp pro user. ive never quite understood linux or how it works or how to use it. my buddy says to "hey im getting redhat from my teacher!" and then i say " what the heck is that?" and then he goes "its linux!" and im like "ok?" but lots of people say it is cool, so iam in the process of downloading mandreake 10.0 now, i need serious help before i get to starting this up. the computer i am going to install it on is an old 266 compaq dinosaur. 1. can it be done? i have xp pro on it and a 40 gig hard drive. what do i need to know about this program? im intersted in learning it. i have done some html hard coding in my junior year of high school. does this program use coding? if so, what kind? is there a command list? like mirc? which ive use a few times? sorry bout the long post but i want to know and yall have the info. plz help me! i beg u!