There are many operating systems available for desktop computers, Android and iOS are to of the most dominant mobile operating systems and Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac are two of the most commonly adopted desktop computers operating systems worldwide, the only drawback of these two operating systems is that they’re not free ( Mac OS is now free and Windows 10 will be free to upgrade to) but if you’re looking for a free and open source operating system then look no further than Linux. Linux Mint is the best Linux distro for beginners to start tinkering with Linux.
Linux Mint is the most popular Linux distribution worldwide and its not surprising as its polished and runs smoothly. After giving up on Windows a few years ago, I use it exclusively at home. Unfortunately at the office I’m still on Windows, but I expect to be free of Windows very soon. Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca is a long term support release that will be supported until 2019. In this article we will cover a few changes and additions to Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca.