We asked the devoted Linux users, the dual-Windows-and-Linux-booters, and the newer converts to the open-source operating system last week why they made the switch to Linux, and received over 330 responses as of this posting.
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This one is easy to understand. Linux is definitely friendly to anyone who wants to tweak their desktop, set up automated actions, or reinvent their system's look entirely. But early-bird commenter XPditer put it best: