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  1. #11
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    I want to see one on xp
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    Linux Guru budman7's Avatar
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    Knee deep in Grand Rapids, Michigan
    Quote Originally Posted by genesus
    though there's one I disagree with--ahem, gentoo--I find them wonderful guidelines.
    Just curious, what do you disagree with.
    IMO, you really should have a few Linux feathers in your cap before even attempting to install Gentoo.

    Portage is really great.

    And waiting for things to compile can definitely be an evercize in patience.
    If you want to learn more about linux take a linux journey
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    Linux Engineer cheetahman's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by genesus
    I want to see one on xp
    There is dual booting with xp and linux
    \"TTFN Taa Taa For Now\" by Tigger in Winnie the Pooh Linux Distros
    We Live in a Windows World but there is Linux to save the day

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    I was a complete noob to linux in like november (not that much has changed from then till now) but i started out with suse enterprise server 9.0, and that install was simple clean, and when the system booted it was already setup for dual boot with win 98, and when i loaded suse, it brought me to the login screen where i could choose a few diferent window managers and then upon login all the apps where there sound worked and it was great. The only draw back was the amount of time for the install. It installed some where like 3 gig of information and took about 30-45 minutes.
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    Linux Engineer rong's Avatar
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    Perhaps I have incorrectly deduced that your primary interest is in game playing and ease of use. If i am correct then perhaps Windows is a better choice. Linux requires patience, research and a desire to be free of Windows hand holding. Keep in mind that Linux is an *alternative* not a replacement.
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