Do you like the selection of background pictures available in Linux Mint? We think they’re pretty good, but we want to find ways of giving our up-cycled laptops more of a distinct identity and we’ve been looking for graphics to include with them in future.
Running from June 3rd to July 1st, we’ll be accepting votes for the most popular from a set of 13 photos that were submitted by visitors to an open day at a local small-holding. So head over to our photo page and let us know which is your favourite. The winner will be used to make the default desktop background on our next batch of computers – to be announced at the club meeting on July 2nd 2016.
There are many, many ways to learn about Linux from books and on-line resources. One problem that some people encounter is that it’s hard to tell what’s up-to-date, and what applies specifically to the distribution you’re using.
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If you’ve owned a re-pute.it laptop for a few months, there are a few simple things you can do to give it the best chance of a long and trouble-free life, while also protecting your information from loss. Here we look at a few simple tips that won’t take much time or money.
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If you read the Linux Mint Blog, you’ll have noticed that there is a new release of Mint coming up shortly. You may be wondering what this means for you as a re-pute.it customer.
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