Linux People Should Say, ‘You’re Welcome, Windows Users’

VW Linux

If it wasn’t for Linux setting the bar, would Windows users still be dealing with the “blue screen of death” several times a day?

Roblimo’s Hideaway

Torturing Tech Support Phone Scammers With Linux

Tech Support call center

Some days it doesn’t pay to be a huckster selling phony Windows support. Not that Windows doesn’t need supporting, mind you…

Roblimo’s Hideaway

“What,” you may ask, “is Online Tek Squad?” I didn’t know, […]

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Is Linux Kernel Growth Sustainable?

contemplating lines of code

A tech writer who still counts on her fingers and toes, tries to wrap her head around the size of the Linux kernel, and wonders when its weight will cause it to crash through the […]

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Remembering Linux Installfests

Linux Installfest

In this article, for the first time since 2003 a writer makes mention of Caldera without immediately following it with a mention of SCO. Must’ve been a mistake.

FOSS DOS for 21st Century Hardware

As Easy As FreeDOS

Jim Hall

The founder and coordinator of the FreeDOS Project writes about FreeDOS 1.2, which is scheduled for a Christmas Day release. There is good news for classic gamers and nostalgia buffs: this one’s got […]

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