Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Two years with PCLinuxOS as main OS

Filed under
PCLOS

My first contact with PCLinuxOS was two years ago in January when the 2007 Test Releases were being rolled out. Although I was a happy Suse, then openSUSE user, I lost the connection, the good feel I used to have with their 9.3 and 10.0 releases once the 10.1 became available.

I went looking for another distro and amid several releases I tried, a small distro managed to get my attention. It was PCLinuxOS2007 Test Release 3. No sooner did I installed it on my desktop, the 'I feel at home' feeling popped up.

I felt so at ease with PCLinuxOS that I started to help quite a few newcomers who posted questions on our forum.

Apparently my inputs must have been noted by NewMikey and DutchWolfie, because beginning 2008 I was asked if I would like to join their team as a moderator.

rest here




More in Tux Machines

Leftovers: Software

today's howtos

Leftovers: Gaming

Mozilla Firefox 32 Officially Released

It's been a little over a month since the previous Firefox stable release and the developers have now pushed a new major update to users. This latest iteration of Firefox brings just a few major features for regular users, but it excels in other areas like better HTML 5 support. The official announcement for Mozilla Firefox 32 hasn't been made public just yet, but the mirrors now host the latest stable versions. It will take them a while to post anything official, and some time may go by until this new release hits the repositories, but you now can get to see what has changed. Read more