- Hardware and OS Related Technologies
-- Linux, Unix, and *nix like Operating Systems
---- Linux is pathetic
- 7:42 am on Dec 24, 2012
I do not advise using Linux for your desktop unless you are an expert level Linux person, or you buy harware that has Linux desktop preloaded.
Expert is an exaggeration: reasonably familiarity is all that is required.
You also fail to mention a third option: get someone to install it for you. It is not difficult to find someone to do the install and config for you, perhaps even free through a Linux user group.
I would buy hardware with Linux pre-loaded, but its not available where I live.
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