[PLUG] Best Linux for Desktop Users

Ritesh Khadgaray khadgaray at gmail.com
Tue Sep 12 13:13:15 PDT 2006


On Tue, 2006-09-12 at 20:33 +0530, Arindam wrote:
> > any distro as long as it works for you !!
> >
> > finally the theme should be...... i USE LINUX
> 
> ... provided you have fun doing it and see something meaningful in
> what you are doing with Linux. We can see lots of wannabe Linux users
> who go gaga over Linux, some even without having seen or felt a
> running Linux box. There is nothing wrong with that ... but sooner or
> later all these people also need to feel from inside the real worth of
> it.

As far as i see, it is never about windows, or linux/
It is about using the best combination of applications to resolve task
at hand.

I ended up with linux, as my win98se box used to hate me and Be died.

> 
> So if someone's theme instead is __i use windows__ that's nothing to
> be snubbed - it's better than being a wannabe Linux users but never
> getting to fall in love with Linux. It's like courting a lady who's
> acknowledged by everybody to be very beautiful and cherished by
> everyone. But then the one who has a relationship with her fails to
> see the beauty she is known for and does not enjoy it. I feel, that's
> sad in the context of Linux.
> 
> So may be asking why people like Linux and what they use it for is a
> very good point to start - even when you know your own reasons. It
> sometimes gives very unique perspectives.
> 
> Sorry for the long monologue. Brickbats please.
> --Arindam
> 
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