Distribution based on Ubuntu suitable for beginners.Antony Peel
Linux is full of advantages. Without a doubt, one of them is being able to find a distribution that adapts to the needs of each user. One of the distributions that pleases the most Windows users who change to this operating system is Linux Mint.
The Linux distribution for first-timers
Linux Mint is a distribution based on Ubuntu that can be launched with a virtual machine as it comes in Live CD format, and its very easy handling makes it ideal for beginners. The main edition offers several desktop environments and it includes its own application installer to manage the installation and update of programs by itself.
- Latest versions of programs such as VLC, Firefox, GIMP and LibreOffice, among others.
- Application manager.
- Smart and tidy design.
- Ideal for Linux newbies.
If you're thinking about migrating from Windows to Linux, don't hesitate and download the Live CD of Linux Mint and try out its functions and features for yourself.
- You need to burn the image onto a disc to launch the installation or virtualise it with the appropriate program.
- Requires a processor with PAE kernel.