Windows and Ubuntu on same system- Ubuntu runs GnuCash?

Stephen R. Besch sbesch at
Fri Nov 20 13:29:22 EST 2009

BPG wrote:
> Ah, that's good.
> I'm downloading Ubuntu even as I type.
> Man, I hope it doesn't destroy my computer.
> I was reading/looking at that asinine book "Linux for dummies" and couldn't
> believe what a bad "advertisement" it was for Linux/ubuntu etc.
Alas, things change so fast in the linux world. The book (and any such 
book) was outdated before it left the publisher.
> I'm sure I'll find out.....I hope it's good.  I do perceive that Linux users
> are more dedicated to running and controlling their machines than Windows
> users.
> I do miss the days of DOS.
That's another great thing about linux. The command line is alive and 
well in linux and it feels just like home (albeit with different 
furniture) to an old DOS guy.

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