Has Ubuntu Replaced Windows on Your Box?

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Tue Apr 18 16:15:18 UTC 2006

C Hamel wrote:

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> On Tuesday 18 April 2006 09:15, Derek Broughton wrote:
>> webbber wrote:
>> > Ubuntu would have completely replaced windows on my laptop... but
>> > unfortunately there's a side of me that just has to update everything
>> > to the latest dev release, upgrade kernel etc... so every few weeks
>> > something goes wrong (always my fault!) and its back into windows to
>> > pick up the pieces and reinstall linux!
>> Tut!  That's why you keep alternate _linux_ installs.  You don't need
>> Windows for that :-)

> ...Unless, of course, he needs to get his e-mail. ;-)  

Most people these days can get their mail from any computer with a web
browser, but if you had a second version of Ubuntu, or any other OS, you
could still do that, so it still doesn't require Windows. 

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