Jonathan Schlaffer blogs/rants about what he thinks Ubuntu did to his loved laptop.
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Windows could be partly to blame but most of it lies with Ubuntu. The only real operating systems are Windows XP, Vista or Mac OSX there are no other operating systems, believing so is almost delusional. Everything was fine until GRUB came along, its junk too. But dont forget all those X-Server issues which also got under my skin, few things cause me to want to throw my hard drive out a window, Ubuntu brought me the closest yet.