Quote Originally Posted by TheOne View Post
I tried linux because it was free, and some friend told me it was more stable than windows . I remember my first try was one of the red hat distros before fedora existed and I remember struggling to play mp3 files LOL, also video drivers sucked at that time, could not get my 56k modem working, drivers where a mess.

I rapidly went back to windows, then 2-3 years later I heard of ubuntu decided to give it a try and everything worked out of the box, maybe thats why it has become so popular.
Thanks for sharing, but that wasn't what I asked.