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    Gaming hardware for use in Linux Operating Systems

    Thanks so much for this info, I will put it to work asap. Oh and I already did as you mentioned, I got a cheap keyboard and an old logitech thumb-ball mouse which works for now. After the expense of the other equipment, not ready to give up on it yet! Thanks so much:)
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    Gaming hardware for use in Linux Operating Systems

    I'm very new at using Linux, at using code in the terminal window even newer, following code conversations even more difficult. I purchased a corsair Scimitar Pro (gaming mouse) but found out it doesn't even work in the Linux environment, this is of course from my very limited knowledge. I also...
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    Ubuntu GamePack

    I have some related questions, not so much about this gaming os but instead about the hardware. For example the gaming mouse. I purchased a corsair Scimitar Pro (gaming mouse) but found out it doesn't even work in the Linux environment. Perhaps this is a question for another area. Your thoughts...
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    Virtualization – libvirt

    Hi Jarret, My name is Jim, I've been using Linux for a few weeks now, I read your "libvert" article and started the process to achieve multiple vc's. I've used vmware in the past with less than satisfactory results. So I updated it to ver. 12. But I've switched to Linux also. I've verified my...
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    Linux computer build help?

    Which brand of PC to purchase, is a mystery to me:)
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    Linux computer build help?

    I have limited information regarding your request, I built my system to be a gaming computer, I am by no means a gamer. That being said, Mint 18.1 has been performing perfectly so far. Granted you want an mITX mobo , I don't know about that. I started with an Asus prime x-370 pro.I'm using the...
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    help

    Hi, my name is Jim I'm 65 and have learned all my computer skills by just reading and doing. I switched from Windows a couple weeks ago. I just put ubuntu (16.04) on but it quickly became glitchy. I tried to install the program " Synaptic" as it was recommended for controlling removal of...
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    What got you into Linux?

    I was a strait windows fan from 3.0 onward. More recently I bought my first computer, a nice laptop with 12gb ram an i7 chip and win 8.1 not bad for the first store bought pc. Microsoft offered win 10.0 for free, I took it and all was dandy, one day they forced an update on it and no more pc...
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