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Re(1): Veteran developer ditches Microsoft for open source

Posted by: Anonymous [ip: 65.38.40.108] on July 26, 2008 06:45 AM
Make that 10 years ago.

I'm a non-techie -- and I successfully switched (to Debian!) over the 2000-20001 time period.
The easy distros were Suse and Mandrake; as long as you made sure to use "real" (ie. non-Windows-only) hardware, you were golden -- the real issues were compatibility with MSOffice and Outlook/Exchange.

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