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Old 02-26-2006, 03:42 PM   #21
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thanks guys I'll think about it, how much are we talking about
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Old 02-26-2006, 07:39 PM   #22
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cost of a computer + cost of windows + cost of a few blank cds + cost of burning software

About $0 if you already have all except the operating system (linux).

It might cost some time though getting it to work and understanding / learning it.
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Old 02-27-2006, 02:35 PM   #23
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Linux + laptop = disaster, is the impression I get. Fine for desktop or server though.
This couldnt be farther from the truth. I run SuSe 9.3 on my dell and it works perfect.
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Old 02-27-2006, 03:07 PM   #24
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Could someone post a link of where I could get a live cd download. Please
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Old 02-27-2006, 05:57 PM   #25
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i use ubunto dual boot with xp pro and dont have any probs
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Old 04-04-2006, 10:08 PM   #26
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Can linux run windows app's?
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ooo lookie an old thread i made, woot i remember that!

Anyway linux can run windows apps, u need Winehq to do it.
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Old 04-05-2006, 12:31 AM   #28
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dang, i cant believe they ship the cds for free, and you dont have to pay shipping or anything. i just ordered mine. nayone know how olong it takes for it to ship?
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