Re: that other OS
On 11/16/18 12:34 PM, Roberto C. Sánchez wrote:
I think it would be great if more people ditched Microsoft on the
desktop and went to alternatives, as it would force more software
vendors, service providers, etc., to at least acknowledge (if not fully
support) Linux, &co.
However, I am not going to hold my breath.
I've held mine since 1996 with a Slackware install from floppy disks. I
worked for RedHat from 1999 to 2000 during the IPO era. Nothing but
Linux evere since. However I cannot bear the pain any longer. I just
want to watch a 3D movie on DVD. I sunk a small fortune into nVidia
cards and 3D glasses hardware and Acer hot-rod monitors, with Gsync and
3D Vision blazened on the front. None of this works and hasn't for
several tears, acording to my google madness hunt.
Long story short, I bought a Win 10 install package. God heal my
darkened soul. But, I'm going to use my computer to do things that
here-to-for has been denied me! Our community has pissed on nVidia's
shoes once too often. So, we're ignored on the 3D front. And wine
doesn't cut it playing high-end game titles.
My computer shits lightening and farts thunder, so it's about time I
woke up and used the damn thing for something more than Hunt-The-Wumpus.
I Am going to watch a 3D movie with the shutter specs. I bought the DVD
for $10 and $500 for better hardware.Heckuva note. Ric
My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.