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>Usually people have problems with Linux and Nvidia because they already have Nvidia in their computer. So changing hardware for Linux to make it work properly involves

Ok, then suppose you decide you want to run MacOS. Do you think it's unreasonable to have to change your hardware for that? Then why do you think Linux should be able to magically run perfectly on all PC hardware out there?

>Nobody was complaining about anything you bring up there.

The Win10 spying is the #1 complaint I hear from people these days about why they're "really" going to switch to Linux this time.

>Not everybody who wants to play a game after work or from time to time is addicted.

Yet the anti-Linux people constantly bring up games as some huge reason that desktop Linux "just can't work" and is "completely impossible". No, not everyone plays games, but people like you just can't conceive of this, can you?

>So I guess you just don't have much experience then. It's not just office and outlook

I have decades of experience, unlike you apparently. In all my engineering jobs, the only thing Windows is used for is Office and Outlook, and maybe running a hypervisor.






> Ok, then suppose you decide you want to run MacOS. Do you think it's unreasonable to have to change your hardware for that? Then why do you think Linux should be able to magically run perfectly on all PC hardware out there?

I think it's unreasonable to change to Mac at all but that is a completely different topic regarding a walled garden. I don't think Linux has to run on all kinds of hardware. Actually my argument was that Windows does that and that's one reason why it's everywhere and it will stay so for quite some time. You should read the comment you've originally answered to again.

> The Win10 spying is the #1 complaint I hear from people these days about why they're "really" going to switch to Linux this time.

The narrow group you are talking about here are also not the topic here. As I said before: Windows is everywhere. In regards to your argument here: most people don't care or don't even know about this.

> Yet the anti-Linux people constantly bring up games as some huge reason that desktop Linux "just can't work" and is "completely impossible". No, not everyone plays games, but people like you just can't conceive of this, can you?

Look at you. Just one comment before they were all addicts now everybody questioning the actual usability, compatibility and all those other issues form my first comments link are "anti-Linux people" and of course everything is my fault now...which brings us back to the topic of attitude. You know, that issue that you keep ignoring.

> I have decades of experience, unlike you apparently. In all my engineering jobs, the only thing Windows is used for is Office and Outlook, and maybe running a hypervisor.

Just like above you've displayed you extremely narrow experience and or world view and you keep doing it. I work for a huge worldwide engineering and architecture company and we have all kinds of programs that have been written for and run on Windows. For example software that collects and manages logger data, ever heard of AutoCAD? Revit? I mean, seriously how could you in your DECADE OF EXPERIENCE never heard of that? Everything around Sharepoint. Everything the architects design for VR. Also client ports and client software is exclusively Windows in this field. Ever worked for any branch of the military or state entities? All this potentiality increases if you look at our subs and their subs.

So I guess your decades of experience are either in a very narrow field or you are ignorant or you just lied to me and hoped to get through with that. None of those options shad a good light on you and the Linux migration movement. As I have mentioned above: you are hurting it.




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