Linked by David Adams on Thu 29th Sep 2011 23:47 UTC, submitted by lucas_maximus
Linux Linux is struggling on the desktop because it only has a small number of "great" apps, according to the Gnome co-creator. Miguel de Icaza, co-creator of the Gnome desktop, told tech journalist Tim Anderson at the recent Windows 8 Build conference "When you count how many great desktop apps there are on Linux, you can probably name 10," de Icaza said, according to a post on Anderson's IT Writing blog. "You work really hard, you can probably name 20. We've managed to p*** off developers every step of the way, breaking APIs all the time."
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RE: He's spreading FUD
by kragil on Fri 30th Sep 2011 05:59 UTC in reply to "He's right"
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BS. Miguel is a rabid MS fanboy who thinks OOXML is great.
And just because Linux is lacking in your area of expertise it doesn't mean that there aren't great apps (see my list below)

Edited 2011-09-30 06:00 UTC

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