[ Thanks to LL for this
“Can the ordinary computer user ditch Windows for Linux?
“The question came up when I decided that my six-year-old
version of Microsoft Corp.’s Windows operating system had to be
“My Sony Vaio computer was still too young for the trash heap.
And I was hesitant to spend $200 on the Windows XP operating
system, especially with Microsoft planning to launch XP’s
replacement, Vista, in January…”