Well, finally, after 20+ years of using MS Windows, I have been tempted by a dutch book to leave my comfort zone. I have just bought a new PC, and it is going to be Linux & open source only.
People warn me that it will be tough to get all the hardware working, but I am ready for the challenge.
Long time ago I started my career as a mainframe programmer (good old Cobol & S360 Assembler),and though I am by no means considered a techie anymore, I still get my kicks out of taming the iron
I guess I will need some help of y'all in the weekss to come.
I'm looking forward to the fun & frustration!