Ubuntu take-up in Australia
gcombes4 at bigpond.com
Mon Mar 23 09:16:34 UTC 2015
I began using Ubuntu in 2009 after using MS for Windows over 15 years. I
found it to be excellent and it has got better since. It provides all
the applications that I need with a few exceptions, most of those being
related to science and amateur radio (I am an engineer and a radio
amateur). Even so many scientific applications that I use are available
I am very happy with this operating system and I wonder why so few of my
colleagues in amateur radio and others do not use it as their standard
operating system. I also have Linus Mint running on a separate HDD - it
works just as well as Ubuntu. When I have had the need to repair my
desktop PC I find that repairer is unfamiliar with Linux (the boss knows
but his repairmen don't).
So I ask AU-Ubuntu members/users how widely is Ubuntu being used? I
notice that this website has become very quiet.
Do not hesitate to refer me to website for more information on Ubuntu usage.
Thanks, Geoffrey Combes
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