Subject: Re: Switched from Windows to Linux on old netbook. What a difference
On 2018-02-20 08:38:56 +0000, Savageduck said:
> RichA<email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Monday, 19 February 2018 20:27:28 UTC-5, nospam wrote:
>>> In article<firstname.lastname@example.org>,
>>> RichA<email@example.com> wrote:
>>>> With Windows, if you opened more than 2 browser windows, it bogged down,
>>>> often just freezing. Couldn't deal with images at all. Switching to Linux
>>>> cured it, you still have to be cognizant of the 1G memory and cpu power
>>>> limitations, but it can do much more than before.
>>> complete nonsense.
>> Sorry but it isn't. I gave up a few programs because of it. I'd not have
>> done that if I could have avoided it.
> It’s a pity you would never consider Apple as an option, but that is your
Starting up with Macs is not very right in time just now considering
the uncertainties of the platform with both the hardware, CISC or RISC
and the macOS, will it become a walled garden like the iOS or not. The
OP already had the notebook. If your on the macOS now then there is no
The MacRumors byers guide screams of uncertainties: