Linked by Kroc Camen on Sun 9th May 2010 12:34 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y "Dear Ubuntu, for the last couple years life has been good. Every time I've shown you to a friend or family member, they've compared you to what they're familiar with--Windows XP or Vista, mostly--and by comparison you've looked brilliant. Yeah, your ugly brown color scheme was a bit off-putting at first, but once people saw how secure, simple, and reliable you were, the response was almost universally positive. But recently, things have changed ..."
Thread beginning with comment 424354
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: ;) I liked Vista
by grat on Fri 14th May 2010 03:09 UTC in reply to ";) I liked Vista"
grat
Member since:
2006-02-02

I had 2. Ran Vista from the day it RTM'd 'til the day Windows 7 hit RC2. Had exactly one hitch early on, which was McAfee silently (and only partially) blocking NVidia driver installation-- I had two different NVidia drivers at the same time.

Ditched McAfee, went to NOD32, never looked back. Windows 7 is slightly snappier, and easier to use, but Vista was OK for a near-rewrite of the OS.

Reply Parent Score: 2