Home Messages Index
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Author IndexDate IndexThread Index

[News] Anyone Can Harness Desktop GNU/Linux Now

Hash: SHA1

Linux for real people

,----[ Quote ]
| Rochelle Derilo, a student at the UP Open University and a Windows user since 
| 1995, began using Ubuntu after her friend, Frederick Bamm Gabriena, an 
| instructor of astronomy at the Rizal Technological University, showed her 
| that Linux was no longer limited to the command line interface.    



Why do Windows programs suck so freaking much? (and what can they learn from

,----[ Quote ]
| Look, I'm sorry, but it has to be said. Open Task Manager on any Windows
| computer and chances are there are a hundred processes even if you're just
| sitting idly on the desktop. What's with the obsession to constantly make
| crap run on startup? Let's look at some common offenders and how to cut them
| down to size.
| [...]
| Consider the best update system for any operating system around – the one
| used by Linux. Yes, here’s my Linux blast: almost every single application
| for Linux can be updated using the one and the same package management tool.
| This includes the core kernel updates themselves through to the most obscure
| and tiniest of applications.
| There is no need for a gazillion software updaters by different vendors which
| all work in different ways, at different times. Instead, the Linux
| repositories allow you to keep every piece of code on your system up-to-date
| with the one single action. It’s clean, it’s understandable and it’s
| consistent.

Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux)


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Author IndexDate IndexThread Index