On Monday 19 April 2004 14:54, Bryan O'Donoghue wrote:
> > So why not run Windows, or reboot into Windows,
> > or have a second PC running Windows?
> Windows, closed source.
>> I'd think as a mathematician you'd hold up the principal of peer review, in
> this case, Windows is like the Newtonian theory of predicting planetary
> orbits, in a blackbox welded shut.
I'm not actually a passionate supporter of Windows.
In fact I seem to be the only person in the world
who finds it more difficult to use than Linux.
But is using VMWare ethically superior to booting into Windows?
e-mail (<80k only): tim /at/ birdsnest.maths.tcd.ie
tel: +353-86-2336090, +353-1-2842366
s-mail: School of Mathematics, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!