Successful EndeavourOS Installation!

This is how we roll!

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Day 2, let’s try again. Didn’t change anything: Set language to German, chose Online install in order to get to choose the Mate DE, no Nvidia drivers, left everything completely untouched … and waited with baited breath for the installation protocol to pass the 19% hurdle …
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… which it totally did! With ease. 46% and counting …
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After 20 – 25 minutes execution was reported. \o/ YAY! \o/ Thank you installer, we’ll take it from here.
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First impression of the freshly installed system. We see the fugly standard Mate desktop and wallpaper and a more or less useful welcome screen. Dunno why I kept on photographing with my Canon camera instead of just doing screenshots, which is possible now that Endeavour is completely installed. :/
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Curiously I klikered on Arch News and …. oh my, what a bunch of geekyness. 😮 Quick, close that shit and let’s pretend we’ve never seen it! 😉

I didn’t delve deeper into customization of the system, since Gaga is just a test machine and I’m not really using her for actual work. As soon as I see a new promising Linux distro pop up somewhere I’ll install that one and will let you know about my experience.

In the meantime my recommendation stands:

  • If you a totally blind n00b: Linux Mint.
  • If you not totally blind anymore and want a highly stable, maintenance free system you never need to even shut down and restart, and wanna run your govt/military critical servers out of your nuke proof dungeon: Sparky Linux. Can also replace your Mint with it!
  • If you a silly fashionista who wants to look cool without having much of a clue how she got there: EndeavourOS. Is easier than it looks and comes highly recommended by silly airhead Orca.
endeavourgraphic
Endeavour users are young and  hip and friendly af and look like iPod users of the early noughties.

 

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