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Ten tips for new Ubuntu users, starting with getting multimedia to work...
The default Ubuntu install contains free software only, which means that it doesn't support some popular multimedia formats straight out of the box. This is inconvenient, but the Ubuntu folks have good reasons for not shipping with support for MP3, DVDs, and so forth -- including that software could cause them some legal headaches, or incur some serious fees.

Fortunately, as a user, you don't need to worry about fees...
 read more | mail this link | score:7448 | -Ray, June 26, 2006
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