[CentOS] Hi

Mon Dec 31 17:44:40 UTC 2012
Joseph Spenner <joseph85750 at yahoo.com>

>From: Derek Stewart <derek at q40.de>

>To: centos at centos.org 
>Sent: Monday, December 31, 2012 8:14 AM
>Subject: [CentOS] Hi
>Just joinedthe mailing list.
>I am new to Centos, anybody got any tips.

Joining the list is a great start.  Also, reading some of the FAQ would be a good idea.
In case you're not familiar with what CentOS really is, maybe check this:

As others have mentioned, a VM would be good.  I personally prefer VirtualBox since it seems to perform very well without taxing the host too much.

Good luck!

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