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I'm moving from windows 7 to ubuntu 10.10

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So guys today I'm moving to ubuntu 10.10.
Right now I'm backing everything upand I will install ubuntu 10.10.
The reason why i move from windows 7?
I am tired,I had enough,every damn day I get angry,I have problems with firewall/antivirus,randomly freezes,blue screens.
Today i decided to move to ubuntu 10.10 and dual booting with windows xp so i can play BC2.
I am excited I used ubuntu before,I used mandriva before,I used mint before,but now ubuntu 10.10 will be my primary OS.
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Ubuntu is pretty sick. Much more stable than all the other garbage they have out there. Plus there's tonnes of add-ons third party applications you can download and use.

Welcome to the Ubuntu world. I hope to be there one day. But I'm currently struggling with the Mac world but I will still use Windows. Even though I had lost 3 hard drives due to viruses, a shot cpu and my video card just went to trash. Enjoy it!
post #3 of 45
I hope you have fun and I wish I could do the same but I play too many games and it would be a struggle to reboot just to switch operating systems. Have fun!
post #4 of 45
Have you considered you might have an unstable oc? If your CPU, RAM or NB is unstable, switching OS's will not help you.
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Originally Posted by darksideleader View Post
Have you considered you might have an unstable oc? If your CPU, RAM or NB is unstable, switching OS's will not help you.
This.

I blame your issues on you.
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Good luck on that one!!!
I use Ubutntu 10.10 with dual boot Windows 7.
I'm very happy with Windows 7 and I never experience this disasters what you mention here.
for me it's seems like you just got bad installation or some of your hardware slaggish.
Ubuntu is ok, for daily usage like browsing, chatting and Torrent downloads it's good, but it's just same OS like Mac... nice and polish but nothing so exited after few days of use.
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Have you considered you might have an unstable oc? If your CPU, RAM or NB is unstable, switching OS's will not help you.
Trust me I know what I'm doing when i overclock and I know what a blue screen means and I know how to read the BSOD code to see what it means and I can asure you that windows was the trouble.
Windows Vista runned like a charm on this rig,same overclock,same cpu,same rams,don't get me wrong but blue screens weren't there all the time,or the freezez or bitdefender problems.
This happens randomly,when the world is so sweet windows 7 betrays me.
I get 1 blue screen per day or 2 freezes per day,and I know windows 7 is responsible for this (numbers don't lie).
Edited by fonzye - 1/25/11 at 2:00pm
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Trust me I know what I'm doing when i overclock and I know what a blue screen means and I know how to read the BSOD code to see what it means and I can asure you that windows was the trouble.
Prove it.

i find it rare that Win7 blue screens with out there being a driver issue.

Your either unstable or your pc is broken.
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100% agree
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Originally Posted by StuffStuff1 View Post
Prove it.

i find it rare that Win7 blue screens with out there being a driver issue.

Your either unstable or your pc is broken.
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Originally Posted by StuffStuff1 View Post
Prove it.

i find it rare that Win7 blue screens with out there being a driver issue.

Your either unstable or your pc is broken.
Get out of here both of you,I'm sick of windowss you call windows seven faster than xp?Why?Cause the damn OS can't run bad company 2 better than XP does?
Do you underestimate me or something?
This is not the court of law to prove you something.
I know how to test stability with prime and memtest and all of that.
I tought that if i share this with you,you would give me a nice welcome in the world of linux,but it seems that the world is coming to an end after all,people thinkin they are smart and start to be bad.
Maybe I'm older than you and i know more than you,have you tought of that?
Edited by fonzye - 1/25/11 at 2:08pm
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