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Old 17th October, 2008, 05:24 PM
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The netbook newbie's guide to Linux

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can't you just format and re-install any distro you are accustom to?
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can't you just format and re-install any distro you are accustom to?
You can. Although, this is a guide for noobs, who are likely to want to learn how to use the pre-installed distro.
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Actually Cliff and I put together a short F.A.Q. for newbees on Linux. We should post that and sticky it too.
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