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A Kid Wins Linux Converts

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Pierre
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A Kid Wins Linux Converts

#1 Postby Pierre » Fri Nov 28, 2014 10:43 pm

I found this gem on line and repost with permission of the author, a14-year-old home user of LXLE:


http://technophobeconfessions.wordpress ... -converts/

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Re: A Kid Wins Linux Converts

#2 Postby Gordon Cooper » Fri Nov 28, 2014 11:02 pm

Great story, thanks. If only others could be convinced of Linux benefits so easily.

I have a couple of recent converts too, one has been using Linux for some time, currently using Mint and was very
impresssed with the size and speed of MX-14.2 - now using it for presentations on his firearms safety courses.
Homebrew64 bit Intel duo core 2 GB RAM, 120 GB Kingston SSD, Seagate1TB.
Primary OS : MX-16 64bit. Also MX15, Kubuntu14.04 & Puppy 6.3.
Toshiba Portege Tablet MX16, WinXP.

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Re: A Kid Wins Linux Converts

#3 Postby jdmeaux1952 » Sat Nov 29, 2014 7:20 am

Beautiful!!! I've done several old computers to antiX and MX-14. The people who got them were surprised how fast they can compute. Converts come one at a time.
MSI S6000 i5-460M 4Gb mem
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