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Freedom From Windows

30 Apr

It is with a happy heart that I write this post from within Ubuntu 10.04. It has only been 24 hours since I installed Ubuntu 10.04 and everything is going great. This is the first time that I have booted only Unix, without Windows installed at all and I have to admit that it’s not as bad as I thought it would be.

I have dual-booted Unix (Ubuntu) and Windows for a few years, but to finally make the jump to a Unix only environment is liberating. The pre-installed applications on Ubuntu suit my needs better than what is pre-installed on Windows and the ability and ease with which I can install and run web applications and servers is easier under Ubuntu than Windows for me. Continue reading