Windows Supports More Hardware than Linux, Just Not as Well

Posted by Inhibit on Nov 10, 2005 7:54 AM EDT
PCBurn; By Chris Bergeron
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Chris Bergeron writes: "One of the things that gets overlooked in comparisons of Windows and Linux is the ability to troubleshoot hardware conflicts. Sometimes, it's not about how many devices are supported but how easy repair is when something goes wrong."

[Excellent article, and a must read if you're concerned about hardware support under GNU/Linux. This ties in with the "Year Without Windows" article from a few days ago. - Ed]

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Wrong. VENDORS support drivers that work with Windows. cjcox 3 1,161 Nov 11, 2005 8:17 AM

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