>traditionally Windows had more features than Linux, but Linux was much
more reliable and secure - however, most people chose Windows based on
Quite regularly someone shows me something that they did with windows that
can't be done with linux. No one showing off, just useful things they did
with ease. Sometimes there is no choice, just a need.
I would be interested in a survey of users showing how the capabilities of
their platform shape their usage patterns. I know there are things I don't
do or even attempt to do with linux that I used to do years ago with msdos
applications. Of course it works the other way around, but not as often.