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Mar 20, 2009, 15:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Katherine Noyes)

"Around the same time came a flurry of discussion on Digg of a linfo article titled "25 reasons to convert to Linux." Nearly 800 Diggs and more than 300 comments greeted that twist on the topic.

"'10 Reasons You Should Not Switch'

"The Linuxy love gained a little extra momentum when PC Magazine columnist, cranky geek and longtime critic John Dvorak announced last week, "Dvorak likes Linux." Bloggers on the Loop, Digg and LXer -- among others -- all celebrated that one.

"Taking a tongue-in-cheek approach, meanwhile, was LinuxHaxor's post titled, "10 Reasons you should not switch to Linux." (No. 1 on the list: "You actually enjoy paying for an operating system that is so mired with bugs and issues that it shouldn't be even released as an alpha build. What recession?")"

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