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LinuxNewb
18th November 2004, 04:29 AM
I am new here, and so far i have noticed a few people with "Registered Linux User #(a number", Being new to linux i have no clue what that means, or why they have it

could someone answer my inquiries?

TIA

bob
18th November 2004, 04:35 AM
Here's the site: http://counter.li.org/
No testing required - just stand up and be counted!

LinuxNewb
18th November 2004, 04:48 AM
thanx bob :D im registered linux user #372745

jayemef
18th November 2004, 06:16 AM
Here's a related thread: http://fedoraforum.org/forum/showthread.php?t=19787&highlight=registered+linux+user. Crackers has us all blown away. Registered since '93!

LinuxNewb
18th November 2004, 06:23 AM
Here's a related thread: http://fedoraforum.org/forum/showthread.php?t=19787&highlight=registered+linux+user. Crackers has us all blown away. Registered since '93!


sorry, prolly should have done a search. im new to the forums forgive me :)

and since '93 holy cow. i was... 12 in '93 lol i didnt even have a internet capable computer until '97

crackers
18th November 2004, 06:24 AM
What can I say? I'm a Unix weenie from farther back than that... :D

LinuxNewb
18th November 2004, 06:36 AM
well sadly my first pc was a comtex 8088, :o , i had to trick it into thinking my monitor was cga lol, back when dos was dos on a diskette and windows hadnt become to harrowing .. yet

crackers
19th November 2004, 05:57 AM
sorry, prolly should have done a search. im new to the forums forgive me :)

and since '93 holy cow. i was... 12 in '93
I did NOT need to know that! :p


lol i didnt even have a internet capable computer until '97
I was using a bleeding edge 386sx16 with a 1200 baud modem Yes, you read that right - 1200 bits per second.