windows migrant: choosing linux distribution

n2xssvv.g02gfr12930 n2xssvv.g02gfr12930 at
Wed Nov 2 13:15:54 UTC 2011

On 02/11/11 12:37, Linux Tyro wrote:
> hi,
> i am new in this world of linux. getting confused seeing a lot of linux
> distro. I just want to use linux distro to learn linux from the scratch
> level. please suggest me if fedora is the best place to start with.
> other details are as follows:
> confused between: fedora, openSUSE and ubuntu LTS 
> purpose of using linux: to learn from the scratch level
> why linux: highly secured and better than windows
> hardware: 250 gb hard disk, 2 gb ram, one samsung printer, speakers
> when i use system: from a different job, whenever i get time, i do use
> the system but in this less time, eager to learn linux
> --

Others have already mentioned the packaging using either deb or rpm
files, but you should also try downloading the various demo CD spins.
This will give you a quick feel for the various GUI options available,
and some of the software available.

See here for Fedora -->

Meanwhile, welcome to Linux, and I'm sure the penguin community and I
wish you well in your adoption of Linux


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