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Re: [vox] [fwd] Dvorak recommends LInux
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Re: [vox] [fwd] Dvorak recommends LInux

Brian Lavender wrote:
> And with Dell and Canonical working together, it seems only a matter of
> time before time before the tide shifts. In the meantime, there is still
> lots of work to be done. On the small business side, a directory server
> and samba still aren't quite as easy to kick off as 2003 server. 

You think a directory server and SAMBA is what is needed for Free 
Software desktops to take off?


> http://www.linux-watch.com/news/NS9104718779.html
> I am sure that will someday too. ;-) The wheels of free software change
> turn slowly, but once changes occur, there's no turning back. 
> I was thinking that 2003 would have been the year of the Linux desktop. 
> On Mon, Mar 09, 2009 at 07:36:48PM -0700, Bill Kendrick wrote:
>> Seen on SF-LUG.
>> -bill!
>> ----- Forwarded message from Christian Einfeldt -----
>> Date: Mon, 9 Mar 2009 17:15:06 -0700
>> From: Christian Einfeldt
>> Subject: [sf-lug] Dvorak recommends LInux
>>    Dvorak is a nut case, but he's a widely read nut case:
>>    http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2342703,00.asp
>>    " I'm tired of dealing with Windows malware, patch Tuesday, and the
>>    never-ending deterioration of the OS as it clogs up like a drain in a
>>    greasy-spoon restaurant. I can't take it anymore."
>>    "If I had a small or mid-size company, I'd probably use only Linux and
>>    open-source software, just to stay out of the way of the software police
>>    and their onerous "audits"*another abhorrent situation that, to me, is
>>    intolerable."
>> ----- End forwarded message -----
>> -- 
>> -bill!
>> "Tux Paint" - free children's drawing software for Windows / Mac OS X / Linux!
>> Download it today!  http://www.tuxpaint.org/
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