[sf-lug] Consumer & admin (was: Possibly interesting data point on jobs postings)
sarahmei at gmail.com
Tue May 16 20:29:51 PDT 2006
> _Fully_ automated? You don't get that on MS-Windows, either -- nor
> would you want it, I think.
Actually, it can be fully automated without so much as a confirmation
dialog, if you want, on Windows 2000 and later, I believe. Would I
personally want it so? No, but I set it up that way on all my
relatives' computers. :-)
> Why don't you just try your luck with one or two of the desktop
> distributions, and see for yourself? It's much more meaningful and
> useful than prolonged tire-kicking via mailing list threads.
Sure. Well, my question's been answered: modern distributions by and
large all have some approximation of this feature. The last time I
installed Linux, lo these many years ago, this was not the case.
And lastly, while I appreciate your input, if you don't find this
discussion about a specific feature of Linux meaningful or useful, you
always have the option of just not participating.
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