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Really Linux: Blame the Operating System

Feb 19, 2006, 05:00 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrea W. Cordingly)

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"If you are like me, you still include some Microsoft Windows use in your work or habits. Not that I am particularly keen to disclose this information about myself. But it's true and I needed to air it before I make my point.

"As I finished watching a DVD movie on my Windows system, I decided to press the drive button and forgo the formalities of stopping the program, ejecting the disk, closing the program etc. With my Linux system I don't get nearly as much pressure to follow specific tasks. My mistake. I could not get my disk to eject, nor did the program continue to respond..."

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