Re: Ubuntu or Windows 8
I'm still not weaned. Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri will only run properly from Windows. Have never been able to get it running well using WINE. That is the main reason I've still got Windows on my machine.
Originally Posted by oldfred
You reach an age where you don't want to wean yourself off the things that give you pleasure. Regression, I suppose.
@OP It's always good to have choices and a fallback strategy. W8 may end up being completely disposable. But it's nice to be in the position where you are in control and get to choose when you can ditch it to reclaim the disk space.
Newb: How far must I jump to clear the ledge halfway down?
Guru: It's bad to jump off cliffs. Let's look at better options.
Newb: Stop harping about "best practices" and just tell me.