Archive for May 12th, 2017

Roswell, NM – 1947


(New Yorker::Daily Cartoon) – Pat Byrnes:

You fools! It’s getting away.” …

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Pat Byrnes: Roswell 1947

Why Windows Power Users Break Linux


(Freedom Pinguin) – Joe Collins:

As more people come to Linux, those of us who help the Windows refugees make the switch will need to be very patient with them. The more someone knows about Windows, the more likely it is that they will break Linux. Handing them a Linux laptop and saying, “Here ya go…” is not enough if they are going to succeed. You’re going to have to hold their hand for a while and telling them to “RTFM” will just drive them back to Windows. Understanding why they struggle as much as they do will help you to help them avoid some of the common pitfalls. …

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Linux Mint 18.1 Mate