Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 11th Jan 2006 18:04 UTC
Bugs & Viruses Tests at Microsoft's Linux lab show that counting the raw number of security updates required by the various operating system flavors is not as meaningful as examining the efficiency of the update process.
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patch quantity not comparable for linux
by diegocg on Wed 11th Jan 2006 18:39 UTC
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2005-07-08

Again, a linux distro carries TONS of apps that a typical windows installation doesn't have. Example: Windows XP can't play DVDs ut of the box, you need to install a 3rd part app.

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