Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Linux was an exciting journey till now. I used Ubuntu Hardy from its inception till the start of New year 2011. The "learning" part was not so great, as i later understood it, and assumed that it was meant for closing the windows and opening the door towards Linux-ification of the world. After pursuit of (slightly) bigger adventures, now I am high and dry.
Not to be taken too seriously/technically, this post tries to make a common man understand what the names resemble.
Mac is like a big aquarium. It is a kind of show-off and sure enuf, increases your charisma in....
Windows is like a bucket half filled with water. The bucket is some micro-particles-containing soft material. Initially, you are sorta content...
Linux is like an ocean. Water keeps coming from the rivers, and there are a lot of rivers around. There is much to see if you want to, while...
How many distros do you think you can have installed simultaneously without the scare of space crunch on your hard drive?
First, GRUB was erased. After fixing it, XP did not boot from GRUB owing to ‘ERROR 12′. Lastly, How I could fix both, rather discovered work-around for some part. I am a newbie yet and see if I've done justice to the solution.
Ah the taste of victory. It is sweet. Especially if it is an immense victory over Microsoft.
This may sound like a pro-Ubuntu campaign. But I have no intentions to lure people into the charm this world has to offer. Please do not take this as a disclaimer, but as a prelude to this post.
are you trying to find a reason to ditch windows?
less than 2 days after playing with linux/ubuntu...