Quote: Originally Posted by JonM33
Quote: Originally Posted by spinifex
Must be the same one i tried years ago, as it stressed
ME to the max.
Then when asking questions on a linux forum, got told RTFM.
Now i just stick to windows.
It's unfortunate that some Linux users can be anti-social and abrasive. They don't realize that's what turns a lot of people off of Linux but I don't think they care.
I myself have been using Linux Mint 9 for about a month. It's by far the easiest Linux distro to use. Everything works directly out of the box from initial install. Most of the community members there are nice as well (with the exception of a few that are open source fanatics and therefore anti-Microsoft
Yes. They're the ones who call it Win-doze and think they are clever, without realising they are unimaginative and boring
Helpwise for beginners, you can't beat the support for ubuntu.
There will always be Linux elitists, but Ubuntu, Mint and even, openSuse have many who are prepared to help linux 'noobs' in comparison to some other distros.