Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 23rd Jan 2008 22:07 UTC
Linux With Linux on the desktop going from a slow crawl to verging on an explosion, many have toiled with the question: How do we make this happen faster? A well-known Austin-based Linux Advocate thinks he has the answer.
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RE[3]: Say no to drugs...
by zittergie on Thu 24th Jan 2008 20:20 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Say no to drugs..."
zittergie
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2008-01-24

That's the point.

Why should one use pirated software or buy MsOffice, while for home use OpenOffice works just as fine.

Why use pirated Photoshop (Elements) while Gimp, Krita & digiKam (or Commercial Pixel32) does all a home user need.

Same applies to K3b, Amarok, mplayer, lazarus, and so on ...

I'm using kUbuntu around 90% for desktop use (BeOS: 5% for mail savings, Windows: 5% to see a game demo, and compile and test lazarus projects)

BTW: I'm in search for a mail program (or solution) in linux that treat mails as files and not as one big database file, and same for people (email addresses) files. (BeOS like) Any thoughts?

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