Linux saves the day ... again
Aug 25, 2009, 01:34 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David M. Williams)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"I've spoken in the past about how even the most ardent Windows
technician really needs to have a Linux Live CD in their toolkit.
The reasons don't stop coming.
"Just today a user reported laptop problems. They booted
normally, got to the login screen, entered their credentials, and
then a blue screen crash.
"Attempts to reboot all met with a message that the computer
could not boot. Windows kindly offered to attempt a repair but
after chugging away for a while reported it could not resolve the
issue. Neither safe mode nor "last known good" startup options got