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."
Thread beginning with comment 491307
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[4]: just to make a point
by ephracis on Fri 30th Sep 2011 07:05 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: just to make a point"
ephracis
Member since:
2007-09-23

Most people would use their laptop as a server if they were able to.
</sarcasm>

Reply Parent Score: 2