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[7]: He's right
by kolmyo on Fri 30th Sep 2011 06:13 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: He's right"
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KDE 4.0 had great plans like solid, nepomuk, this, that... where are they, after nokia acquisition of trolltech? All became vaporware.

So your definition for vaporware seems to be "freely downloadable and completely functioning".

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