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TR Community scoreboard for October 15, 2010 - Dispelling Linux FUD

The most active discussion thread this past week was thanks to Jack Wallen, who dispelled some serious FUD surrounding Linux. If you haven't tried Linux, are you now convinced enough to make a switch? Take a look at what other posts and members were hot on the boards.

The most active discussion thread this past week was thanks to Jack Wallen, who dispelled some serious FUD surrounding Linux. If you haven't tried Linux, are you now convinced enough to make a switch? Take a look at what other posts and members were hot on the boards.

Top 5 discussion threads:

  1. 10 misconceptions that are holding Linux back (Jack Wallen)
  2. 10 common career myths (Alan Norton)
  3. Do you have time to fix your own PC? (TR member CTOS)
  4. Poll: Should Microsoft buy Adobe or look for a better deal? (Mark Kaelin)
  5. 10+ ways to screw up your database design (Susan Harkins)

TR members with the most total posts on the forums

  1. AnsuGisalas (99 posts)
  2. Tony Hopkinson (82 posts)
  3. TobiF (81 posts)
  4. Oz_Media and NickNielsen (73 posts)
  5. OH Smeg and Neon Samurai (63 posts)

TR members with the most Thumbs for answering Questions

  1. robo_dev (3 thumbs)
  2. NexS (2 thumbs)
  3. TobiF (2 thumbs)
  4. Tony Hopkinson (2 thumbs)
  5. OH Smeg (2 thumbs)

Top spam busters

  1. PurpleSkys (8)
  2. Palmetto (5)
  3. .Martin (5)
  4. seanferd (4)
  5. TobiF (4)

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