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Say hi and stop lurking :)

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Adrian
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Re: stop lurking

#31 Postby Adrian » Sun Jul 09, 2017 12:09 pm

uncle mark wrote:
Adrian wrote:I didn't see any tension here, but I see from time to time people who post a lot, disrupt the forum and then vanish into the thin air.

Yeah, but I'm back now.

Didn't mean you, glad to see you back :happy:

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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#32 Postby Jerry3904 » Sun Jul 09, 2017 12:20 pm

Could have meant him though...hi UM!
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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#33 Postby uncle mark » Sun Jul 09, 2017 8:11 pm

Jerry3904 wrote:Could have meant him though...hi UM!

I sure thought he was talking about me. I'm crushed.
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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#34 Postby mikeswifty » Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:07 pm

Only been here one day, so not really lurking but wanna say, "hi" anyway. I've used Ubuntu for about 8 years without learning more than enough to make me dangerous to my own system. As I noticed a thing or two going wrong, I'd "fix" them, usually resulting in something else (or multiple other things) going wrong until I decided to find work-arounds instead, taking a "just live with it" approach. Now, I have a new laptop (4 months old), and I started to notice a thing or two going wrong. Decided to reinstall my OS which, you guessed it, wiped the whole thing out. Found out (eventually) that it was a hardware issue, so getting it replaced 'cause it's still under warranty ((whew!)). In the meantime, I've been looking around for another OS that will hopefully save me from myself, and I found MX. I'm pretty excited by it (and I don't even have it on my laptop yet, just from reading about it, and as of today, running it from a Live USB on my old desktop!)!! Love the work you"re doing, love the videos, love the support I'm seeing here in the forum. You guys are awesome!!

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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#35 Postby Gordon Cooper » Wed Jul 26, 2017 11:18 pm

Welcome to MX Mike, thanks for the comments - and we are not all guys, there are some awesome gals too.
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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#36 Postby mikeswifty » Thu Jul 27, 2017 1:33 pm

Thanks, Gordon. No disrespect meant to the gals. I use "guys" like they do on "The Electric Company", where at the beginning of the show, one of the main characters runs into a problem and shouts, "Hey you G-U-Y-S!" at the top of their lungs and the whole gang comes running to back 'em up. That's how I feel. Like everybody here has got my back!

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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#37 Postby richb » Thu Jul 27, 2017 1:38 pm

Yep, a waitress at my breakfast spot always says "Hi guys!" no matter who is sitting at the table. Must be an American thing.
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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#38 Postby vcg3rd » Thu Jul 27, 2017 3:30 pm

mikeswifty wrote: I use "guys" like they do on "The Electric Company"


I never thought I'd ever see an Electric Company reference again in my life. Nice! We got two stations with rabbit ears on our 13" B&W, but one was a grainy PBS.

And in Boston and Philly Youz Guyz is so common there are many business that use it (e.g. Youz Guyz Cheessteaks).

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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#39 Postby McChicken » Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:50 pm

Hey All,

I'm a new MX16 user coming from mint cinnamon.

Loving MX16 at the moment, only been using a couple of days but it feels ultra quick, great work.

Interested to see where this might go in the future.

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Re: Say hi and stop lurking :)

#40 Postby EnigmaOne » Sun Oct 29, 2017 3:46 am

After being away for a while, I'm able to come back around to see what you all have been up to. So far have seen AntiC, SteveO, and Adrian as familiar names from the Forums at Mepis.org; but I'm sure I'll recognize more people as time passes. So happy to see the community so active over here.
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