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Labby
Canada
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2011-10-10 16:51:30

Just your average hockey loving, cigar smoking, scotch guzzling, MacBook using, Linux learning, gamer/geek from northern Canada!

Tutorials
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Ideas
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Hardware devices
Device Release
Dimension 3000
Dell Desktop computer, Works perfectly
Mint (older version)
MacBook (2008) 5,1
Apple Laptop or Netbook, Works fine with some minor problems
Mint (older version)
Software reviews
Software Score
compiz-fusion-plugins-extra
"Just to reiterate what everyone has already said...it's awesome!"
5
avant-window-navigator
"I've seen people do some beautiful things with awn, but I couldn't for the life of me figure out how to set it up properly on my own system. Anyways, I like it I just don't know how to use it. :D"
4
mintmenu
"It looks good and it works...enough said."
5
gnome-terminal
"What's not to like about the Gnome terminal?"
5
gnome-mplayer
"A very simple, easy to use video player. I like it!"
4
compiz
"Love it!"
5
bleachbit
"Nice tool! It works well and frees up a lot of free space."
5
konqueror
"Not a horrible web browser, but I prefer Chromium or even FireFox. I give it a so so!"
3
supertuxkart
"Awesome little game! It's so addictive."
5
gedit
"What's not to like about gedit? It's simple and gets the job done."
5
synaptic
"A very useful tool that works like it's supposed to!"
5
transmission
"Love it! It's simple, lightweight, works very well, and comes with Linux Mint...what else could you ask for?"
5
cheese
"I don't see myself using Cheese all that often, but it works fine and it's nice to know it's there should I ever need it! BTW, as a former Mac user, it reminds me a lot of Photobooth."
4
pidgin
"I don't IM much these days, but I gave Pidgin a go and it gets the job done. Plus, it supports about a bazillion different IM protocols which is quite handy."
5
openoffice.org
"It works well enough and I like it, but I prefer LibreOffice. LibreOffice just seems a lot quicker to me."
4
vlc
"It opens just about every type of video file you can throw at it, and works very well! I like it!"
4
googleearth
"Works great! I didn't find any problems with it."
5
gimp
"Gimp is awesome!"
5
firefox
"Not a bad browser, but it does seem a little dated in Isadora. Tried it in fullscreen mode and it froze up on me...I had to use xkill on it."
3
xchat
"Easy to use and gets the job done!"
4
banshee
"Love it! I tend to watch a lot of video podcasts, and the ability to play them in fullscreen and still have access to the playback controls by simply moving the mouse, is a win in my books. So much better than Rhythmbox in that regard!"
5
rhythmbox
"It's not the greatest media player, but it does get the job done. I give it a "so so"!"
3
evolution
"I love Evolution! It has a very clean interface, is easy to use, and has more features than Thunderbird."
5
thunderbird
"I tried using it, but for some reason it kept putting duplicate copies of all my emails in my inbox. Also, it seemed a bit cluttered. I'm not a fan!"
2
gparted
"It's quick and easy to use! I like it."
4
ubuntu-tweak
"Fantastic tool! Everyone should install this ASAP."
5
chromium-browser
"Clean design, easy to use, and fast. I like it!"
4