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is the only OS listed under Beginner-friendly in the latest @LinusTech video that is not based on Ubuntu (or in fact, based on any other operating system).

youtube.com/watch?v=_Ua-d9OeUO

Rest of the video is basically "how to do xyz under PopOS" which is eh, but hey, progress.

Side-note for new users, ReplaySorcery is in the Solus repo and is IMO a better alternative to Shadowplay. No needing to remember to launch OBS Studio, no custom compilation of separate software to act as a source, etc.

@JoshStrobl been enjoying my time with kde solus

sucks that my R9 270x amd gpu is too old for obs vaapi stuff
but at least i know if i get a newer series amd card solus has me covered no extra software needed

@JoshStrobl Never tried solus before. Been using mint cinnamon and really like the distro. It is such a good distro that I went back to it after I distro hopped a few times.

Don't know how solus would be but one day I might try it

@JoshStrobl Solus Budgie and Gnome are my staples! Mostly Budgie as I can't live without Raven!

@JoshStrobl Sorry I didn't check your nationality. MAGEIA is missing in your beginner-friendly list. In the same time it's a french origin operating system, i have the main explanation i guess. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mageia

@Citoyen_DC It isn't my beginner list, it is from Linus Tech Tips 🤦‍♂️ If it was my list, why would I promote anything other than Solus in the first place?

@JoshStrobl watched it last night and got so excited when I spotted the sailboat :)

I also thought it was a very right choice to put Solus on the beginner friendly list. I actually was expecting Manjaro on that list too, but Anthony doesn't seem to think so.

Solus is so easy to get started with, that I can plug the USB, boot into live environment, install Solus and boot into locally installed Solus in under 10 minutes. Using is as easy as installing too.
@JoshStrobl

Only problems I had was not being able to get the LXC to work and VMs only working on stable kernel. I know that Solus was only developed for desktop use but I tried my luck anyway, just in case.

I currently have Ubuntu to learn sysadmin and get familiar with working with remote servers. I will be back on Solus as soon as I have another machine I can tinker with while using Solus.
@JoshStrobl

@murtezayesil We actually got some package patches for lxd, lxcfs, raft, etc. waiting for response from the submitter. Might be worth giving it a try again after they land. dev.getsol.us/D11065

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