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Keep looking into it, it's good that you are checking Linux out, we need more people!

Once a big game comes out for linux, and like stated before, is maybe set up with a computer company, linux won't explode in popularity. I feel like it can be just a bit too complicated for people who have no desire to learn about computers, or people who don't know much about computers, to jump into. They'd be calling tech support constantly... and that's not really fair for them. Stick to Windows for gaming and stuff, but I'd definitely keep your eye on Linux. I recently deleted my windows partition, and this is the happiest I've been in a long time.
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Perhaps I am a little confused. How exactly do you "support companies" that give their product away for free?

Some companies make Linux ports of their commercial games, like Epic and Id. Bioware did it once too. There are also some small companies that produce Linux commercial games.
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Perhaps I am a little confused. How exactly do you "support companies" that give their product away for free?
Use their game/product so they have an incentive to keep producing games/software for the OS?
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