Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 19th Jul 2007 22:42 UTC, submitted by WillM
Linux "Remember the 1980s worries about how the 'forking' of Unix could hurt that operating system's chances for adoption? That was nothing compared to the mess we've got today with Linux, where upwards of 300 distributions vie for the attention of computer users seeking an alternative to Windows."
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RE: Maybe he's right ...
by Captain Halibut on Fri 20th Jul 2007 01:09 UTC in reply to "Maybe he's right ..."
Captain Halibut
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2007-04-08

With you there WorknMan. [OS order - XP/OSX/Zeta..BeOS] I've tried maybe 10 different flavours of Linux, and ultimately, what makes me wipe them is pure & simple typographical/UI ugliness. [Relax, this is clearly not a technical appraisal] Linuxpeeps, you're not handsome, not even in a certain light.

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