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RantWell, that's two strikes Pin
honey the codewitch3-Feb-20 1:00
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lopatir3-Feb-20 2:38
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reminds me so much of how linux and similar used to be 15, 20, even 30 years ago. (SCO unix)

weird stuff happens, and there will be a fix, it'll just take:
- some searching and downloading patches (warnings that it's a beta - last update 2014),
- running scripts and commands and moving things about
- download some more, if that didn't work try this other one, or this other other one
- more commands, move this, rename that one, change permissions over there, edit something...
.... and a 29 hour day or so later "not going till sleep yet, almost there" it'll be mostly half fixed.

but with age comes wisdom.
... bugger all that farting about, I'll just find another one that just works* as-is, out of the box.

If mint is working fine for you why change?
Why waste work/play time trying something else when the goal is to work/play?

For me lubuntu (ubuntu with less bundled apps) works fine - mint would have been the next one I tried if ubuntu didn't - but it did, so I simply stopped looking/testing. That job was done. who knows, mint probably world have worked too, dunno, not going to waste time just to find out.

* "it just works" - why apple succeeded back in Job's days.
and: "it works most of the time as long [as you don't push or run it too hard]" - why ordinary users should stick to windows. (it's true I dislike windows, but I also do not deny it's by far the best choice for 99% of the sheep out there.)

wait for it ... wait for it ...
...
too bad! you missed it!

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