Problems getting Linux into homes.
martin.stone at db.com
Tue Apr 20 17:08:19 UTC 2004
Robin Laing wrote:
> As a Linux user, I have had issues with different hardware and software
> in Linux.
> Here is a pro-windows article based on problems of installing Linux and
> sound card issues.
> Langa Letter: Linux's Achilles' Heel.
> I will admit that I had no problems installing FC 1 on my new computer
> and it recognizing the sound card. I haven't been able to get ALSA
> working yet though. :(
> As the issues with Video cards and hardware not being supported by
> manufacturers or allowing their "closed source" drivers from being
> distributed with Linux will be a stumbling block for Linux in the home.
What a tool. Probably deliberately used a Win-only soundcard; of course, we'll
never know - he won't reveal what sound card he has!
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