[AMRadio] Re: OUT SOURCE OUT OF COUNTRY TECH HELP


W5OMR/Geoff w5omr at satx.rr.com
Fri Jul 14 22:20:49 EDT 2006


Joseph Bento wrote:

>Linux is the only way to go for the ham operator.  Open Office is every
>bit as good as MS Office, everything in the operating system is
>customizable, and there are scores of radio related programs
>available.  
>
>I still occasionally use WinXP, but my Linux machine now does everything
>I need from logging, e-mail, web surfing, photo editing, schematic
>capture /  drawing, etc.
>
>Best advantage, it's free, and it's secure.
>  
>

Linux runs my home network server.  That linux machine is my 
mail/web/file/ssh sever, as well as my firewall/gateway/router... on a 
PIII-733 and 128Mhz ram.

Can anyone's Windows anything do that?

-- 
Driving your AM Rig without a scope, 
is like driving your car at night, without headlights. (K4KYV)

--
73 = Best Regards,
-Geoff/W5OMR





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