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Old 03-29-2005, 02:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Different OS Please

I know that I have posted before, probably about this same issue too. I just wanted to know if there are any other Operating Systems (that are free maybe) besides Windows and Linux. I installed linux and for some reason, grub wasn't working correctly. So i just wanted to know if there were any other Operating Systems that I can download, and that are pretty easy to use, besides Windows (which is easy to use) and Linux (the thing i dont like about it is that you have to enter in commands for it to install things, and do some other stuff with it too.) If anyone has any suggestions as to what I should download, just post it.

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Old 03-29-2005, 03:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Buy a MAC.

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Old 03-29-2005, 03:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Windows and Linux are basicly the only operating systems besides Mac and DOS.

All the others are Linux or UNIX (UNIX is very alike linux)
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Old 03-29-2005, 04:47 PM   #4 (permalink)
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pcspecialist, which linux did u try?
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Old 03-29-2005, 04:59 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Well, there is the BSD option. Both Linux and BSD are UNIX-like operating systems. BSDs tend to be more stable and mature than Linux, at the cost of support for the latest and greatest hardware. There are other options, too, but at the consumer level, the best choices are Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows.
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Old 03-29-2005, 06:17 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally posted by SHAWN
Buy a MAC.
Yes; go out and buy yourself a $499 Mac Mini.

Or try BSD.


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