Quote Originally Posted by Moira

And I'd be wary of VMWare too. I tried to use this to install Ubuntu and run it as a virtual OS, but came across complications (and gave up!).
Yeah. If you don't figure something out the first time you should just give up. It makes life so much easier...

I don't agree with the linux is to complicated thing. If you wanted to give linux a shot I'd say start out with SuSE. I'll post you some links for installing and different online sources for info on linux tomorrow. Off to bed for tonight.