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There are many myths related to Linux in a business environment. For me, the most pervasive and irritating is the assumption that the most convenient and efficient way for everybody (including me) to do our jobs is from a Microsoft desktop. It seems irrelevant that I spend most of my day wrangling Linux and Solaris servers.

“Oh, you can do everything you want with Putty.”

Well, no, I can’t. To me, the argument is as valid as me saying, “Oh, you can express everything in German.” The statement is simultaneously true and ludicrous.

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