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Understanding the Common User: Everything Should Be as Simple As It Is

Jun 27, 2007, 23:00 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Borys Musielak for this link. ]

"Let's begin with--Linux is simply the best. Open, free of charge, stable, reliable, flexible, and scalable. And God only knows why people do not want to use it. They grumble that it's difficult, shows hardware problems, and lacks applications. We reply it's totally untrue--the system is straightforward, similar hardware problems can be found in Windows as well, and there's an abundance of applications.

"For example, let's consider web browsers; starting with Internet Explorer (blue 'e' sign). One will find such browsers like Firefox, Opera, Konqueror, Galeon, Epiphany, SeaMonkey, Flock, IceWeasel, Amaya, Links, and Lynx in Linux. And if one is prepared for a little work, the blue 'e' will work as well. There's a lot of choices. Hundreds of them! So... what is this thing that stops people switching? Well, I'm sure the blocker is right here--it is the choice..."

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