Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 18th Nov 2006 18:23 UTC, submitted by editingwhiz
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu South Africa native and current London resident Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical Ltd. and the Ubuntu Linux distribution, told DesktopLinux.com Friday in an interview that widespread adoption of Linux on the desktop - so long-awaited by many people. "Yes - I think Linux will be the dominant platform. It already defines the landscape in the server space (from supercomputers to YouTube). The desktop is just a matter of time."
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RE[2]: Far too optimistic, IMO
by Simon Gray on Sat 18th Nov 2006 19:15 UTC in reply to "RE: Far too optimistic, IMO"
Simon Gray
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Well, I'm willing to bet a lot of money that market share in the rest of the world is very close to that too.

I live in Europe and even if twice as many Europeans are Linux users compared to Americans, that's still a too small user base.

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