I recently switched to Ubuntu from Windows on my computer, and haven't looked back. Amarok, Openoffice, and my old time favorite Firefox keep me company, and I must say, everything keeps me happy. Everything just works for once, uptime's great, and I can do a lot of new things. I should have switched earlier; I never knew it could be so simple yet so powerful!
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So I recently installed Ubuntu on my server computer, but since I'm horrible with Linux, I'm not too sure what I really want to do with it. Maybe I'll host a web page on it, but all it's doing right now is running BOINC. What do you think I should do with it?
I recently installed TweakUI to disable Autoplay, and what do you know: It's enabled by default on the C drive. Yes, apparently, I'm going to insert a new C drive like I do CDs. Brilliant, Microsoft. Just brilliant. That's not asking for an exploit or anything AT ALL.
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Seems something screwed up.
Linux Comparison Get The Facts: Windows vs. Linux. Read The Independent Analysis Now. www.microsoft.com/getthefacts
Last I checked, Microsoft was in competition with Google. So why are they paying Google to advertise instead of going through a different company?