Reply to post: Re: Mint is great

Long-term Linux Mint: 19.3 release unchains the Gimp, adds HiDPI, is kind to your older, less-beefy kit

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Re: Mint is great

"Why are you booting your machines so often that boot times are important?"

Because I'm not using my computer twenty four hours a day, and 'sleep' is too unreliable under linux*, so I turn my machine off when I'm not using it.

As the saying goes, uptime is a measure of how long since you last tested that your machine could successfully boot.

*(and that's using Mint 17.3 on an Intel NUC, hardly an uncommon or unsupported configuration).

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