[thelist] Mac advice?

Shawn K. Quinn skquinn at speakeasy.net
Tue Mar 30 18:51:18 CDT 2010

On Tue, 2010-03-30 at 14:07 -0700, Jay Turley wrote:
> I then installed Ubuntu and used that as my primary OS for almost a  
> year. Now, while Ubuntu (among others) has brought desktop Linux to a
> point where it's reasonably similar to windows in usability, it is  
> still a tool for power users; so much needs to be handled through the
> command line.

I'm using Ubuntu GNU/Linux and I rarely need to use the command line
unless I really want to. I would feel a lot more comfortable giving an
average computer user a PC with Ubuntu on it versus, say, Debian.

What, exactly, did you find you needed to use the command line for?

Shawn K. Quinn <skquinn at speakeasy.net>

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