Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 23rd Jan 2008 22:07 UTC
Linux With Linux on the desktop going from a slow crawl to verging on an explosion, many have toiled with the question: How do we make this happen faster? A well-known Austin-based Linux Advocate thinks he has the answer.
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RE[2]: Simple answer
by Xaero_Vincent on Wed 23rd Jan 2008 23:23 UTC in reply to "RE: Simple answer"
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I don't think the FOSS community should start to use lock-in tactics just because everyone else does. We should do what we believe is right, instead of trying to achieve Pyrrhic victories.

I understand your point and thats mostly how FOSS project development operates today. It works well but not for the success of alternative platforms.

Perhaps Linux could only move forward in the respect to adoption if a new software development ideology were formed; an idea that focuses exclusively on innovation for FOSS platforms like Linux.

Edited 2008-01-23 23:25 UTC

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