On my Linux hobbyware system I can store 2,097,152 versions of the file 'Micro$oft_is_crapware.txt'!
2^21 = 2097152 All because of case-sensitivity! Isn't Linux great?!?! Take that Microsoft!Message posted on the February 5th, 2012 - 9:06 AM ET
Linux slopware: 6 different distros freeze on victim's AMD system
"I bought a Toshiba satellite c655-s5533 and I have tried no less than 6 different distros and all have the same issue.The screen freezes. I am using the latest version of pclinuxos kde mini me, the hope was that by using mini me I would have ...Message posted on the October 12th, 2012 - 10:07 PM ET
Proof That Microsoft Is Behind The Huge Flood Of Anti-Linux Lies And Hate In COLA
For more than ten years, Microsoft Corporation has been flooding Usenet with articles full of lies and hatred for its competitor Linux. Microsoft posts about 130 such articles every day to the comp.os.linux.advocacy newsgroup, using dozens of false ...Message posted on the July 8th, 2012 - 7:52 PM ET
Mint crapware: "the sound system should not give the users such problems"
"I've installed Mint, hoping it will fix some of the unstableness of Ubuntu which I heard about. And now I'm experiencing a couple of problems. I've been using Linux since 10.04, and even with it's beta I haven't had such problems. Is Mint ...Message posted on the February 21st, 2013 - 1:12 PM ET
Razer Imperator mouse fails in Linux Mint 13 crapware, works fine under Windows 7 of course
"I have Razer Imperator and it works fine in Windows 7. But in Mint 13 it does not even get power, what I mean is the mouse is completely dead no power etc will not work no matter how many times I reboot its just dead. I have a PS2 mouse that ...Message posted on the August 29th, 2012 - 11:03 PM ET
Linux usage in the "advocates'" households?
chrisv Apr 2010: "...Home Premium OEM is available for $100 online... My daughter runs it..." Gidget Dec 2010: "When I can fix my wife's Mac..." Gidget Jun 2011: "...it was for my son's Mac..." Creepy Chris ...Message posted on the February 10th, 2012 - 10:17 AM ET
The Top 3 Amazon Best Sellers are all Windows 8
www.amazon.com/gp/bestsellers/software 1. Windows 8 Pro 2. Windows 8 Pro System Builder 64-bit 3. Windows 8 System Builder 64-bit 9 out of the Top 10 Best Sellers right now are Microsoft products. People would much rather pay for MS Windows ...Message posted on the October 25th, 2012 - 9:13 PM ET
When Digital Storm builds $8400+ workstations for digital content creation...
... they don't hobble them with Linux crapware. http://www.digitalstormonline.com/dso-ws/#7 - dual Xeon CPUs (16 cores) - 64gb ECC memory - nVidia Quadro 4000 video - 1200 watt power - liquid-cooled Can you imagine unpacking your new beastly ...Message posted on the June 6th, 2012 - 1:46 PM ET