"Everything seems to have long-term problems; my back, for
example, has been hurting for quite a while now and no real
diagnosis or prognosis has showed up yet; my car makes a mysterious
noise: a 'clunk' which is hard to describe and occurs randomly but
consistently (except, of course, when my mechanic is driving it).
Linux has its problems too, especially when it's being used by less
experienced users. (Yes, I know I am in dangerous waters here!)
"People want to use Linux, and being able to install
what they need is important. This is even more true for new users,
who often want GNU/Linux to 'match' what their old (Windows?)
system used to do for them..."