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Hmmm, I love the simplicity of the package manager. It's mainly the debian based systems I love, but Arch isn't half bad, used red hat / fedora back in the day... etc... Arch is just a tad more difficult to get setup on my system (with my raid0 and such)
I try arch
never again to buggy for me, I like my os stable
ya debian's package manager is probably the best one out there
it terms of use, flexibility and reliability
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Kaspersky also has a MAC I mean SCAM OSX AV for a while now. They opened themselves up to alot of this stuff once they switched architectures.

Arch Linux buggy? IDK what you're talking about but to each his/her own I'm sure it was probably a wrong setting or something happened to me a few times when I first started setting up bare-bone OS's. But I will admit that it doesn't seem to like some HDD setups. But then again that's a problem with alot of non Ubuntu-like linux distros. I'm surprised I haven't met many BSD users here to be honest or Gentoo for that matter.
Edited by phazer11 - 5/4/11 at 10:03pm
     
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post #43 of 67
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Kaspersky also has a MAC I mean SCAM OSX AV for a while now. They opened themselves up to alot of this stuff once they switched architectures.
those IBM ones were nice too
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post #44 of 67
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I try arch
never again to buggy for me, I like my os stable
ya debian's package manager is probably the best one out there
it terms of use, flexibility and reliability
What're you using now then?
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What're you using now then?
Fedora (got to love red hat)
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lol? Since when was OS X "virus-proof?" http://www.switched.com/2009/09/01/a...s-get-viruses/

Yes, a MAC can't get a Windows virus. It can obviously get a Unix virus, though.
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Saw MacDefender at work the other day and rofl'd

It was pretty much PC fake a/v ported to mac
How can it be fake? The friendly man in the advertisement said it was so!
    
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lol? Since when was OS X "virus-proof?" http://www.switched.com/2009/09/01/a...s-get-viruses/

Yes, a MAC can't get a Windows virus. It can obviously get a Unix virus, though.
Who cares about viruses. Macs have swiss cheese for security from the real problem of a hacking. Been the first to be broken in a lot of competitions.
     
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post #49 of 67
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Oh ha, wouldn't know about things like that.
Oh I kid, I kid. But from what I understand, Apple wants you to bring their computers into their technicians.
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post #50 of 67
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woot
got my whole family to use Linux. only took one,
then it was all like, I WANT LINUX ON MY PC
they were a caught by its fast boot up time and compiz
no lie
other them my dad, he's uses both windows and mac


down with insecure OS's
Any OS, whether its BSD, Linux, Unix, Mac, Windows, etc, is only secure as its user.
    
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