SearchEnterpriseLinux: Marcel Gagne's Tips: Installing Linux on Business Desktops
Nov 18, 2004, 07:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Stafford)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jan
Stafford for this link. ]
"How does installing software on Linux compare with
installing on Windows?
"Gagne: There's no question that it's different
but that doesn't make it bad.
"In the Windows world, it is frighteningly easy to infect your
PC with a virus or a worm. All you have to do is click on an email
attachment, and you could be in trouble. With some email packages
under Windows, Windows does the clicking for you, and with its
being so helpful, once again, you could be in trouble..."