Total Novice -- I do not regularly use a command line and I only use graphical interfaces
Semi-Novice -- I use a command line in a graphical interface to correct certain issues
Non-Novice/Non-pro -- I have used a command line to do some things and I have tried different WM etc
Semi-Pro -- I use both Graphical interfaces and CLI and I feel comfortable using a command line
PRO -- Psh My computer runs Ubuntu 10.04 with a custom GUI (I know what im doing!)
Linus Torvald-like --I customize the kernel, I build my system the way I want
Special --Im my own category of linux power user
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Never assume that information you find using a search engine is up-to-date.
Pfff...I'm so advanced that for about three years I've been using alien technology. Seriously, no bragging here but don't tell NASA.
Debian rulz but Ubuntu it's alright either