Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
A couple of years into my IT studies and I came across Ubuntu 6, tried it and immediately got hooked. I tried many flavours of Linux and at some stage sported over 10 partitions on my laptop but finally settled back to Ubuntu Linux.
I had been divorced a few years earlier, had a lot of time on my own and Linux came as a heaven-sent to take my mind off the blues I still had.
Dark thoughts had been on my mind but Linux saved my life!