Linked by Jordan Spencer Cunningham on Sat 11th Apr 2009 20:55 UTC
Linux Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols at Computer World asks himself when he first started using Linux after attending the Linux Foundation Summit where several others were asked the same question. The Linux Foundation has posted a video of some of the answers; boy, do I feel young.
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SuSE 5.3
by PLan on Sat 11th Apr 2009 21:47 UTC
PLan
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2006-01-10

I think the first time I used Linux was after reading a review in Personal Computer World's (UK) *nix column and decided to send away for a SuSE 5.3 box, so around '98 (?). Needless to say I was completely bowled over by it and ran it as my main desktop for a number of years.

Edited 2009-04-11 21:49 UTC

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