The latest 20 or so top-level posts to this newsgroups were discourging.
Nothing but Windows-bashing, flatfish and a confused Bailo. Literally 80% of
the threads are set to 'ignore' because this seems to have turned into a
Meanwhile, there are more encouraging news about Google porting their
applications. Google Talk and Google Earth are available for the Mac, so
Linux is probably on the horizon tool.
An anonymouse commenter added:
"I'm sorry, but if software availability is an important consideration, then
perhaps you should keep purchasing Macs or running Linux. Alternative
Operating Systems have vibrant developer communities that release excellent
software, in contrast to the stale, commercialised Windows software
'market', that more than often produces software that even someone used to
the kludge called Windows cannot tolerate."