I was just looking for a nice distro for my notebook and i found CrunchBang. If I look back to my first experiences with linux, which was with slackware looong time ago i can't believe how userfriendly an high customable a distro can be.
Just look at the post-installation script. (I really liked it and its really helpful for basic configuration after the installation)
Keep going with it
ps: next day crunchbang's going straight away to my desktop pc
Welcome to the #!forums krabatzki, have a blast with your install!
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