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Re: Re: There's a level in Hell reserved for ________

by Anonymous Monk
on Feb 28, 2003 at 16:28 UTC ( #239473=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

Comment on Re: Re: There's a level in Hell reserved for ________
Re^6: There's a level in Hell reserved for ________
by LAI (Hermit) on Feb 28, 2003 at 16:44 UTC

    Because Windows is a security risk. And a pain to maintain. It is much more difficult to automate useful tasks, multiple-concurrent-user support is shoddy at best (which means if a user wants me to configure something, half the time I have to log them out to do it), and the "superuser" doesn't have superuser privileges all the time.

    But this isn't really a Winbashing thread. So, although I could rant for hours, I'm going to go back to writing stupid little VB apps to make my users' lives easier rather than just installing Mandrake on all their machines.

    LAI
    :eof

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