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Teh new Linux

Postby khz » Sat Aug 18, 2018 8:09 am

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Re: Teh new Linux

Postby khz » Wed Sep 26, 2018 10:29 am

A Linux® distribution optimized for WSL based on Debian® stable from open-source software startup Whitewater Foundry.

WLinux can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store.

https://whitewaterfoundry.com/WLinux/,

Ubuntu: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/ubuntu/9nblggh4msv6

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Linux_distributions(, old https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Services_for_UNIX)
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Re: Teh new Linux

Postby d.healey » Wed Sep 26, 2018 3:11 pm

Why would anyone want a Windows/Linux OS when they could use a GNU/Linux OS. According to wiki Microsoft has yet to announce a license for Azure Sphere.
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Re: Teh new Linux

Postby folderol » Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:36 pm

It's all part of Microsoft's 4 Es. Yes, it's 4 now :(

Embrace
Encapsulate
Extend
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Re: Teh new Linux

Postby khz » Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:42 am

FZ - Does humor belongs in Music?
GNU/LINUX@AUDIO ~ /Wiki $ Howto.Info && GNU/Linux Debian installing >> Linux Audio Workstation LAW
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Re: Teh new Linux

Postby AlexTheBassist » Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:30 pm

d.healey wrote:Why would anyone want a Windows/Linux OS when they could use a GNU/Linux OS.

I know a dude with the baby duck syndrome. He's stuck with Windows UI (thinks it's the best ever, which is obviously false) and tons of cracked software. Do you really think people don't use expensive software they don't even need?
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Re: Teh new Linux

Postby khz » Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:49 pm

An argument that I have often heard from other people: If the Linux were like Windows/macOS (look and feel) I would use it.
Only then Linux would no longer be Linux. IMHO
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Re: Teh new Linux

Postby AlexTheBassist » Sun Nov 11, 2018 6:52 pm

khz wrote:An argument that I have often heard from other people: If the Linux were like Windows/macOS (look and feel) I would use it.
Only then Linux would no longer be Linux. IMHO

There was this good old article explaining why Linux can't (and certainly will not) be like Windows. I still wonder though, how come people don't even understand that different things are meant to be different. If they want opensource Windows, try convincing them to use ReactOS. It's the exact thing that they want.
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