Old Ubuntu user, never found any distro I really liked until Ubuntu MATE

So my first Ubuntu installation was way back in the original Gnome Desktop (uncertain to the name/build number) I believe it was something like Ubuntu 11 give or take.

Anywho, I've loved Ubuntu for 20+ years or so but never found one that I could stick with for more than a month and I've tried nearly all of them.

I kept KDE around for the longest with Unity coming at a close second just for it's simplicity.

Been anti-Windows since Win7 was ditched (Microsoft needs to add it back IMO).

I have to say though I am really liking Ubuntu MATE on an old 64bit laptop that came with WinXP preloaded, this distro runs smooth and TBH it's still somewhat snappy.

All in all I could easily suggest MATE to my mates and not have to worry about them getting stuck in the menus lol. Good work MATE team!.

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I've been testing out different linux distros on virtual machines for awhile, but now that my computer is so slow on mac os I decided to take the leap. Also loving MATE and how smooth it is on my 64-bit machine, can't wait to get all my friends on it when they ask for recs

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