Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
I get a lot of emails from users of various types of users, from various industries, and from various levels of skill. But there are two types of emails that I get the most:
* I want to learn more about Linux, but there’s no where to start.
* I can’t use Linux because it’s still archaic and won’t do what I need.
In some ways and in different blogs, I have tried to address both topics. But I thought it time to address both of these topics directly here on TechRepublic. Why? The main reason is because I feel this to be the best podium from which to tackle these issues. The secondary reason is that I feel a certain loyalty to the TechRepublic nation that I do not have with any other site. With that said, let’s see what can be done about these two misconceptions.