Mint is good because it comes with all the multi-media stuff sorted. Which is one of the more annoying parts of linuxes.Grumblesaur wrote:Mint is an Ubuntu derivative, or in the case of LMDE, a direct Debian derivative (and Ubuntu itself is a Debian derivative). It's really just Ubuntu with different (and more, I think) applications included with a more Windows-like desktop environment (Cinnamon, or if you hate yourself, MATE).Silverware wrote:MINT Linux...Dinosawer wrote:Ubuntu is arguably more user friendly than windows these days
However windows is not really out of scope.
Mac, now thats an operating system that is out of scope. At least on windows you can get shit done.
I dual-boot Windows 10 and Linux Mint on my laptop, I run Windows 10 with the Ubuntu Subsystem on my desktop, and I've recently set up a little media center/Minecraft server utility computer in the living room running Ubuntu. They all play pretty nicely with each other.