View Poll Results: So what o/s r u?

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  • Windows XP

    12 46.15%
  • Windows 9x/3.1

    7 26.92%
  • Linux

    6 23.08%
  • DOS (pre windows)

    0 0%
  • ...der.....um.....der....ICQ!

    1 3.85%

What operating system are YOU useing?

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    Dean
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    I'm posting this from a pure text webbrowser called RXVT. This is insanely weird. There are no graphics, yet I'm online and writing this on this website?

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    I've posted here from LYNX before. Also text-based.

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    It's a bit complicated. I'd rather use a window but I had to try the text based browser out.

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    Im running Windows ME, please help me! I get so many errors everyday its not even funny, my reboot button sure does get a workout. Moving up to XP very shortly.

    I also have Mandrake 8.1, but there are some settings I have to change since the refresh rate is too fast, and I dont know how, so Im stuck with ME for now.
    -MethodMan-

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    >You missed out on like 40% of Operating systems, if not more...<

    Seriously. I mean, if you're gonna have a poll like this and not give us more choices, then at least put "Other" as a choice.

    I currently boot these:

    Windows 98SE
    Windows 2000 Pro
    Windows 2000 Server
    Windows XP Corporate
    FreeDOS (Gotta love DOS.)
    BeOS 5
    QNX RTP

    But, I'm currently using Windows 2000 Pro the most. It's an excellent system.

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    I thought i could add other after the fact cause it was being stupid and all that crap, i was wrong.

    I have a different o/s on all my comps:

    Windows XP Professional Corporate(different then corporate)
    Windows XP Professional
    Windows XP Corporate
    Mandrake 8.0
    NT 4.0 Server
    Windows 2000 Server
    Windows 2000 Professional
    Windows 95 (my dad won't upgrade lmao)
    Windows 98 Second Edition


    My personal comps the first o/s.

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    Viva la Windows XP

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    I use ICQ as my OS and only my OS. Best thing ever. Now, everyone go out and get it!! now!!
    Hahahahaha

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    WinXP & Win2000

    Finally purged the evils of Win95/98/ME from my life

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    Win 2k Pro(SP3), Win XP Pro (Stu. Ed.)(SP1), I have SUSE 8.0 but tend not to use it... at all.

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    And you might wanna make a distinction between OS and shell, even on windows. I've seen someone running Windows use the game Black and White as their shell instead of explorer.exe. They also have an irritating version of LiteStep for a windows shell. That and there is always cmd.exe.

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    Windows XP pro and FreeBSD
    "Queen and huntress, chaste and fair,
    Now the sun is laid to sleep,
    Seated in thy silver chair,
    State in wonted manner keep."

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    debian 3.0 with fluxbox

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    Windows XP

    MethodMan, I feel sorry for you.
    My g/f has ME, and untill then I have never had the chance to be tortured by it.
    My lord, what an irritating operating system.

    I had 98SE for the longest time before XP, 98SE wasn't bad.
    The world is waiting. I must leave you now.

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    I think you made a mistake, you said windows 98 wasn't bad

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