Well, probably more likely that it is a religious issue. Anything to the contrary is heresy for some people. I've been working with various *nix flavors for over 20 years. For the average end user the only time I have found it truly useful was for a locked down machine that only needed a web browser to one site, light word processing, and printing functions. For everyone else the maintenance/training time sink for the IT staff, i.e. me, was too high compared to a MS Windows/Office setup.