Originally Posted by evilghost
Glad you're pleased, I really thing Debian fills the gap quite well. Ubuntu eased my transition from Win32 and prepared me for Debian. Debian is what I think Linux should be, however, without Ubuntu I don't see the transition being so painless.
Agreed. I finally feel I have something I can actually buckle down and learn to my hearts content. I picked up a copy of "The Linux Cookbook" by Carla Schroder, which covers alot of the basics for someone at my stage of the game.
Thanks for tossing that suggestion in a few posts back.