"I expected to be a poster child for the next wave of Linux desktop adopters. I wanted to be. I like the whole idea of a technically macho, open-source operating system — one that doesn't assume we all must be protected from an operating system's inner workings. I don't fear command lines, and enjoy fiddling around with programming.
It turns out that an intermediate-level power user may not be the ideal next desktop Linux demographic.
jcatcw writes "Sharon Machlis, Computerworld's online managing editor and new Linux guru, tried to switch to from Windows to Suse Desktop 10. From the article: