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post #11 of 26
Originally Posted by thehybridpyro
If your fine with windows, stick with it
honestly, all Ubuntu is, is cute

if you play any games, stick with windows
things are just easier since your already used to Windows


i hate windows becasue it dosent liek open gl evryeon has there reasons
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post #12 of 26
I've tried Linux a couple of times now and I just dont want to invest the time it takes to learn it...I hate MS, but like Franken pc said she's easy...
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post #13 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by FrankenPC
You got it in reverse...Windows is the drunk chick EVERYONE want's to score with. Why? You got me.
Because it's easy...
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post #14 of 26
Windows is awesome. Anyone who disses it, just doesn't take care of it like they should.

There is absolutely NO reason to go to Linux other than because you want to. Honestly. Dual boot it, and try it out for a while.
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post #15 of 26
Linspire and Freespire are the two distros that make the move from Windows to Linux easy. They do a good job IMO cloning Windows.
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post #16 of 26
i use linux b/c
One: its virus free - no deleting your personal file if it goes wrong
Two: its open sourced - if somethin goes wrong in windows,very very bad wrong, you reformat - not alwas the case in linux
Three:live cd !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1337 - you have a perfectly fine os on any comp, no install, perfect for recovery!!!
Four: its free

yes threre are easy to you distros that you spend the same amount of time installing as you do windows
heck you can even make it look like windows
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post #17 of 26
ubuntu is kinda sucky. suse and fedora rock, oh yeah and the jester is making his own distro
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by biatchi
ubuntu is kinda sucky. suse and fedora rock, oh yeah and the jester is making his own distro
Edgy rocks, but it gets rather boring if you let it do everything for you. Been trying Xubuntu Edgy and I swear it has gotten a bit "heavier" than what I remember. After several attempts at FC6 I managed to get it going, but the simple fact that I could not run Beryl as well as with Ubuntu turned me off, so now I'm back dual booting Ubuntu/Suse on my laptop.
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post #19 of 26
FC6 comes with compiz. Its turning out to be quite the pain however to set up.
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post #20 of 26
Linux is nice for people who use there PC's for light tasks such as MSN and Internet use. However if you want better comapatibility and some gaming then Windows is your friend still.
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