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Four Reasons to Avoid Ubuntu

Jun 26, 2007, 23:15 (11 Talkback[s])

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"I've spent recent days praising Ubuntu's simplicity. My $1,400 investment in a screaming Dell machine running Ubuntu was money well spent. But I also realize Ubuntu won't appeal to all users. In fact, I can think of at least four key reasons why many Mac and Windows users won't want an Ubuntu PC. Here they are.

"4. Business Application Users: Yes, a lengthy list of server applications from Oracle, IBM, etc., run on Linux. But consumers who run mainstream accounting, financial and other desktop applications could be out of luck with Ubuntu..."

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