|SUBJECT ||Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] A Possible Solution?
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Subject: Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] A Possible Solution?
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Kevin Mark wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 07:27:52AM -0800, Elfen Magix wrote:
>> I notice that the dumb and hopeless masses of the windows world in my college
>> are interested in using Linux and eventually switch to it one day. But many of
>> them have bought new laptops and netbooks, which comes with Windows X/Vista/7
>> on it, and are afraid to erase the drive for it would void their warentee (So
>> says the warentee).
>> I also noticed that many of these new systems can boot from the USB and other
>> media card slots (if they have them). What I intend to do is to set up a
>> couple of 4 - 8 GB USB Flash drives with Ubuntu on them and give them out; see
>> how that will work for them. If they like it, They may switch to Linux in a
>> couple of months.
>> Let see what happens.
> There is also 'wubi' which installs ubuntu inside an existing Win environment.
Fuck Windows. I am so sick of the stupidity of Widows and I can't tell
anymore who I'm more fed up with, the stupidity of MS engineers, or the
idiots who keep choosing to use it and then live a long life of viruses
and computer break downs..