Originally Posted By: "maestro "

I have dabbled a bit with ubuntu and I like it.  BUT...I need to run Adobe's full line of pro apps.  I am learning 3dsmax and other pro DVD authoring programs too.  Cant run those on linux.

with current x86 hardware's power you could run those in wine under linux.  in case you don't know wine is a linux app that lets you run windows apps without really running windows.
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