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    SubjectRe: Defective Red Hat Distribution poorly represents Linux
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    John Jasen <jjasen1@umbc.edu> said:

    [...]

    > On this note, I recall a time that I 'appropriated' a workstation for
    > linux.
    >
    > It was pulled out of the student labs, where it had worked for 3 months
    > running NT 4.0, but the RH install kept on crashing out.

    So what? My former machine ran fine with Win95/WinNT. Linux wouldn't even
    end booting the kernel. Reason: P/100 was running at 120Mhz. Fixed that, no
    trouble for years. Not the only case of WinXX running (apparently?) fine
    on broken/misconfigured hardware I've seen, mind you.
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