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Old 03-27-07, 08:36 AM   #27
Valheru
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Default Re: First time Linux user... drivers?

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Originally Posted by evilghost
Yeah, the hardest part for me was figuring out the Win32 way to do things in Linux...
Don't. The command line is there for a reason. Learn to actually USE your operating system.
When making the switch from Windows to Linux, the biggest obstacle is overcoming the paradigm shift that Microsoft introduced - the notion that there is nothing but a graphical environment in which the user is forced to operate. The command line is a lot more flexible and powerful than a pure graphical environment could ever possibly be. My advice is not to neuter yourself by clinging to broken, useless notions of how an operating system should work introduced by a group of amateurs who ignored the rules.
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