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My Linux Story is a community column with tales about how people got started on their Linux journeys. Do you have a story to share? Submit your proposal.

Moving to Linux from dated Windows machines

A tale about the decision to adopt Linux when the older Windows machines started falling behind.
My Linux story: Coding not required

How an educator built a successful career teaching open source.
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For Levi Moore, a "serendipitous" discovery of Linux led to a passion for open source tools.
Linux to the rescue: How I introduced my organization to Linux

After a very public early failure, a large university's IT team finds switching its web...
How I got started with Linux

From physics student to the founder of FreeDOS, Jim Hall tells us how it all started with a hobby...
A musician's transition from distro to distro

A musician's tells the story of his transition from distro to distro.
Linux is a new frontier for young developer

A young developers journey to open source and creating a Linux distro, Sol-OS.
 Dear younger self, here are four tips for reaching your goals

These four pieces of advice for programmers stand the test of time.