Daily Archives: May 20, 2012

The Linux Desktop Space

A lot has been written lately about how GNU/Linux will/can never succeed on the desktop. It’s overblown. The lock-in is not universal. There are many uses of PCs not requiring that other OS and where GNU/Linux shines: schools and governments … Continue reading

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Slings and Arrows of Outrageous Fortune…

Well, the new roto-tiller worked so well, I took it for a test spin, for two tanks of fuel. This is the easiest-starting small machine I have ever owned. From an empty tank to running was one pull of the … Continue reading

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