Experience Using Linux OS with Lightweight Distro

Linux is an Open Supply working system that’s free and allowed to be developed into its personal distribution. Linux in my view is extra enjoyable than Home windows. As a result of by utilizing Linux, we grow to be free to tamper with the Linux system which is open supply.

If in Home windows, we’re troublesome to vary the system. Subsequently, till now I nonetheless really feel at dwelling utilizing Linux. However that does not imply I am not utilizing Home windows anymore, I am nonetheless depending on Home windows software program.

When utilizing Linux, I get lots of expertise. The method, the method that made me much more interested by Linux and prepared to depart Home windows for some time.

On this event, I’ll share just a little expertise when utilizing Linux. Ranging from the primary time utilizing Linux, till now. For mates who’re curious concerning the story of my expertise, please learn this text to the tip.

Linux Distros I’ve Used

This text will solely inform my expertise when utilizing Linux. The Linux distributions I’ve used are Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Elementary OS, and Arch Linux. Sure, there are nonetheless a couple of distros that I’ve tried, nevertheless it does not matter, simply on the lookout for expertise.

Linux Ubuntu

The primary time I migrated to Linux, the distro I used was Ubuntu, to be exact, Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 LTS. At first I noticed my buddy named Deni, he makes use of Ubuntu too.

I am curious, how does Ubuntu appear to be? After that I attempted to borrow the laptop computer to simply cut back my curiosity, uh uh how come I hold wanting to make use of Ubuntu too.

At the moment I used to be at college, and after I bought dwelling I instantly downloaded the Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ISO and instantly burned it on a DVD. With out pondering I backed up the information that was nonetheless on Home windows, I instantly put in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS single boot.

When the set up course of is full, I instantly tried the Ubuntu. When it comes to look, I’ve not encountered something international, there are nonetheless Home windows smells. I realized numerous suggestions and methods utilizing Ubuntu by way of Fb teams and likewise numerous boards.

It solely took me lower than a day, I can use Ubuntu nicely, regardless that it is simply the fundamentals. Anyway this OS is ideal for learners like me, very straightforward to know.

My curiosity arose after I remembered Photoshop. Then search for a tutorial on tips on how to set up Photoshop on Ubuntu and somebody will share the tutorial. I instantly tried, at the moment I used Wine and PlayOnLinux.

When completed, it feels happy to have the ability to use Ubuntu with Photoshop. You understand, you may’t depart Photoshop but, you are still too dependent.

Linux Mint

Experience Using Linux Mint

Not even per week, I have been desirous to strive one other distro and I made a decision to decide on Linux Mint. I selected Linux Mint as a result of it appears cool. I’m utilizing Linux Mint 18 Cinnamon.

Once I occurred to be practising within the Lab, I had downloaded the ISO file. Once I bought dwelling, I instantly burned it to DVD. Cuss instantly set up. For the Ubuntu and Linux Mint set up course of I’ve not encountered any difficulties.

After a while the set up course of is lastly full. Hmm, nonetheless much like Ubuntu when it comes to comfort. Oh sure, when utilizing Linux Mint I encountered some issues specifically WiFi not displaying up.

However after trying to find tutorials on the web the issue was lastly resolved. There may be lots of help on the web. So, once you encounter an issue, there will likely be some ways to unravel it.

Linux Mint is appropriate for these of you who wish to strive Linux migration. Much like Ubuntu, these two distributions are straightforward to function as a result of they have already got a GUI (Graphical Consumer Interface).

Elementary OS

Experience Using Elementary OS

I’m excited by utilizing Elementary OS as a result of it appears much like Mac OS X. With this, I instantly thought that the OS should be very consumer pleasant and simple to make use of.

Sure, it is true. Ranging from set up to fundamental use, it’s totally straightforward, it is solely pure as a result of it is already a GUI. It appears quite simple however snug to the attention, actually cool.

Elementary OS remains to be a descendant of the Ubuntu distro. The best way to set up the applying can be very straightforward, however nonetheless completely different from tips on how to set up purposes on Ubuntu. This distro can be really useful for these of you who wish to strive Linux. Anyway, Elementary OS is simple.

What I do not like about Elementary OS is that it has only a few built-in purposes, so you need to obtain it first. Maybe that is the rationale why Elementary OS’s file dimension is just one.3 GB.

Arch Linux

Experience Using Arch Linux

And the final distro I used till now was Arch Linux. I used Arch Linux initially as a result of I wished to strive it, curious concerning the efficiency of Arch Linux.

At first I wished it as a result of my buddy Afif makes use of this distro. Somewhat questioning first, additionally on the lookout for details about Arch Linux, which seems to be on Kaskus.

Sure, after that, with out pondering, I instantly downloaded the Arch Linux ISO file whose dimension was solely about 500MB, wow, that is actually small. Eh eh wait a minute, Arch Linux recordsdata are small as a result of they do not have a GUI, that means there is no DE (Desktop Setting). So when it is put in, it is simply the command line.

The Arch Linux set up course of is completely different from Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and Elementary OS. The preliminary show that’s introduced is barely the command line. With this command line we set the time, clock, storage, swap, and so forth. So every little thing is finished by typing the command line command.

After the Arch Linux set up course of is full, then proceed to put in the DE. In selecting DE, we’re free to regulate to the desires and specs of the laptop computer. If I select to make use of XFCE because the DE. Whereas nonetheless on the command line, we are able to additionally instantly set up the required software program similar to Mozilla, LibreOffice, and so forth.

The primary impression I bought when utilizing Arch Linux was that it was easy and lightweight. Sure, I really feel that Arch Linux is lighter than the three distros I’ve used earlier than. Subsequently, till now I nonetheless really feel at dwelling utilizing Arch Linux.

The benefit of Arch Linux that I like is the Rolling Launch, which is that we are able to improve with out having to put in the OS once more. With this Rolling Launch, make your system updated.

However sure, when utilizing Arch Linux, you should have lots of web connection provides, if it is advisable to use Wifi. As a result of each week and even each day, there should at all times be a system replace to make the software program extra steady.

Different Distros

There are literally a number of different Linux distros I’ve tried. Nevertheless, the 4 distros above are those I’ve used the longest, each only for looking to issues associated to work.

Sure, that is a little bit of my expertise utilizing a number of Linux distros. Anyway, it is enjoyable once you strive Linux, you’ll positively be addicted. Perhaps that is all I can say, hopefully it may be helpful for all of you.


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