Ive been puttering around with Xandros Linux and Ill have to say, this
is the fastest setup Ive ever had..and everything worked the first time.
Its almost..almost Windows..so the learning curve for those who have
never futzed around with Linux before should have an easy job of
installing and setting it up.
Ive been playing with their free trial of Home-Deluxe..best thing since
sliced bread. However its only good for 30 days. I dont know what
happens on day 31..shrug.
This is a commercial version of Linux..costs $40, or $80 with the
Crossover software, which allows you to load Windows programs into Linux
and run them. It actually works pretty well too. Im running Xandros at
the moment with an installed copy of Agent (Windows)
(course WINE works pretty well too...shrug and its free with other
There is a Open Circulation Edition, which Im trying to find at the
moment..Xandros charges $10 for it...but its available on the net.. No
idea how well it compares to the 4.0 Home Edition. Reviews have been
If you are a potential WIndows refugee..give the free trial a run and
see if you like it.
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rabidly promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media,
which holds forth the proposition that it is entirely possible
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