[LINK] Apple's Intel Desktop Move Threatens Linux Desktop,
Deus Ex Machina
vicc at cia.com.au
Thu Jun 9 14:13:57 EST 2005
Glen Turner [glen.turner at aarnet.edu.au] wrote:
> I think we're approaching the point were people can have that faith.
> I've had Ubuntu Linux running on my mother-in-law's machine for about
> two months (I got sick of de-lousing her Windows machine every time
> I visited). The only complaints were: the lack of a Shockwave plugin,
> mplayer-plugin doesn't do neat visualisations like Media Player;
> the OpenOffice menus were comprehensible but different. That is,
> complaints about minor stuff. Nothing like "I'm a Windows user
> and I've no idea how to do this under Linux".
if you are a ford driver are you going to switch to holden just because
they match the specs? no.
its not good enough for linux to just copy and expect wide spread defection.
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