Linked by David Adams on Tue 3rd Aug 2010 16:05 UTC, submitted by sjvn
Linux As we mentioned in a previous article, Red Hat advocate Greg DeKoenigsberg claimed that due to the much larger amount of code it's contributed, Red Hat is a better open source citizen than Canonical, adding, "Canonical is a marketing organization masquerading as an engineering organization." A Computerworld blog retorts that that's no insult; and that marketing Linux could be just as important to the cause as contributing code. Updated
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So my Fedora 13 powered MacBook is not a desktop system?
Does it edit pictures? Check
Does it Play MP3's ? Chek (add another repo you yum )
Does it work with 3G wireless Dongle ? Check
Wireless OOTB ? Yep.

So, unless I'm very much mistaken pretty well everything I need from a desktop is there.

Unfortunately thanks to Canonical's viral marketing far too many people thing that Linux == Ubuntu and nothing else.
Believe me, I was once an Ubuntu fan. The aroun Fiesty, the lova affair soured. Buggy beyond belief. So I switched and never looked back.
I certainly don't have 'apt' withdrawal symptoms.

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