"Now, while people exist who don't know of anything other than
Microsoft Windows, there are also those who simply have made the
conscious choice not to use Linux. Just what is the big problem
that prevents adoption?
"I asked a number of Windows users what would have to change
about Linux to make it something they would seriously move to. The
responses form a collection of matters that merit resolution,
whether by those developing Linux distributions or those advocating
"Of course, there were those who said "nothing" would make them
shift from Windows to Linux (while simultaneously pining for
Windows 7 to be released to free them from Windows Vista.)"