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Author Topic: Salutari din Romania (English > Greetings from Romania) :D  (Read 3166 times)
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« on: February 25, 2007, 12:02:31 am »

Hi there! I cannot say i'm new to Linux, 'cause i've been using it for about two years (most of the time, still using Windows  Sad because i really need some programs and my wife has a more limited Linux experience than me  Smiley ). But i'm new to Slackware-based distros. I have tried Slackware a few years ago, but you all know how newbie-friendly it is... So i dropped it really fast and switched to Mandrake/Mandriva. That was te case up until yesterday, when i installed... you guessed it, Vector Linux! I've just one thing to say: WOW... It is really easy to use (i didn't even think that will even be possible with the slack base). You pulled it off!  Cheesy
Of course, there are issues i've never encountered before, such as the lack of automounting. Well, VL's fstab is the best one i ever edited, in any distro (and over the years i tried about 10-12 distros). All i had to do was erase "#" and replace hda1 with sda1/sda5. There could not be an easier way to edit fstab, i think.
Of course, there are other problems (two that really bother me) but i'll post them in the questions threads and i'm sure i'll get an answer Cheesy
Bottom Line > Vector Linux is GREAT! I love it! More newbie-friendly than i thought! Way faster than Mandriva (and not only)! Great job, you guys! Keep up the good work!  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2007, 12:57:09 pm »

Hi DarkMonkXES, welcome to VL!

About the "lack of automounting", which version of VL did you install and what did you want to automount?

O'Neill (RE the Asgard): "Usually they ask nicely before they ignore us and do what they damn well please."
Running: VL 7 Std 64 + self-cooked XFCE-4.10
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« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2007, 12:04:14 pm »

Te salut concetatene Smiley !
Tot din Romania sunt si eu!
Hope you like Vector Linux, I really love it, right now i moved to it completely. No more Windows for me! It's a little hard, cause there are some things that are the opposite of Windows's...things. Smiley Congratulations for choosing this distro, you won't regret this choice!
Take care of you!-Ai grija de tine!
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« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2007, 02:30:34 am »

hello and welcome. Vl is a great and helpful comunity. Dont hesitate to ask questions or to ask for help about anything.  Smiley

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