Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Mar 2007 18:05 UTC, submitted by Luis
Linux Complaining about Windows Vista is a national past time on Internet forums these days. Windows Vista 'costs too much', 'has onerous product activation', 'requires too much hardware', etc. These complaints are often followed up by a very simple boast: 'I'm just going to switch to Linux'. But in today's landscape, how viable is that statment? Is the threat to switch to Linux an empty one, or is it entirely possible?"
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About critisism
by bibe on Wed 7th Mar 2007 19:06 UTC
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Another one of these Vista vs. Linux articles, as saying anything bad about Vista must mean u love/going to swich to Linux based OS's. I think that's not an objective jurnalism, it reminds me more of a mud battle, sensational infotaiment. Some of us have a genuine interest in software and technollogy and don't want to participate in religious crusades.
I realize that Thom is quite content with Vista and feels he needs to put more of "balanced" Vista rewievs but I personnaly feel surfeited with these kind of articles.
Just my 2 c.

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