Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 2nd Apr 2009 22:32 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu According to Canonical head honcho Mark Shuttleworth, Windows 7 presents the ideal opportunity for Linux to gain significant inroads into the desktop market. He said so in an interview with InternetNews. While I certainly do hope so, an eerie sense of deja vu creeps up on me: isn't this like the 923298th opportunity where Linux is supposed to make inroads into the desktop market?
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by ngnr on Fri 3rd Apr 2009 00:09 UTC in reply to "..."
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Linux needs unity between desktops, one single package format, universal executables, all those litle basic things Windows and OSX have.


Maybe this is not good from a strict OSS point of view , but IMHO i think that is a necessary step in order improve the adoption process for the average user.

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