DesktopLinux: A Vista vs. Linux Matchup [Parts 1 & 2]
Jan 29, 2007, 22:00 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for these links. ]
From Part 1:
"So, which really is better for the desktop: Vista or Linux?
"I've been working with Vista since its beta days, and I started
using Linux in the mid-90s. There may be other people who have
worked with both more than I have, but there can't be many of them.
Along the way, I've formed a strong opinion: Linux is the better of
"But, now that Vista is on the brink of becoming widely
available, I thought it was time to take a comprehensive look at
how the two really compare. To do this, I decided to take one
machine, install both of them on it, and then see what life was
like with both operating systems on a completely even playing
Story (Part 1)
Story (Part 2)