On Thu, 13 May 2004, Radu MOLNAR wrote: > > On Thu, 13 May 2004, Pavel Duda wrote: > > > Radu MOLNAR wrote: > > > > > This is odd as from what i heard freebsd's power is in it's speed, > > > something that i noticed for my self by using it for desktop > > > aplications. > > > > > > > There is almost no performance gap between games that you run under > > linux, bsd or windows (especially for FPS games like CS). I really like > > fbsd, but when it comes to games, I'd rather use my windoz machine. > > > > I believe that this is where the opensource comunity in general looses to > windows. I dont know about you guys but computer games is how i got in > touch with IT and i see that is still hapening with kids nowadays. > The only reason i still install windows on my desktop is to > play games. I would gladly give up the microsoft products and most of my > friends would do so too if it wasn't for the reason mentioned above. Before we start a holy war about education and OpenSource in general: Has anybody ever tried www.transgaming.com Are there more projects/companies like this?
Regards, Uli. > > You may say that games are not important but i must disagree. How can one > claim to make an OS for workstations if you can not play games in that OS. > Games are the peak of multimedia aplications. Just take a look at the > slashdot.org site and you will see that every day the GAMES section has > the most new news. > > If we want an alternative to windows (we wants it) than maybe we should > concentrate our energies on making a desktop. But these are just the > rambling words of a guy that is frustrated of having to use microsoft > operating systems, having to pay a lot of money for them and then getting > the quality that we all know. > whatever > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > +---------------------------+ | Peter Ulrich Kruppa | | Wuppertal | | Germany | +---------------------------+ _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"