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Canonical Seeks Independent Developers for Ubuntu Linux

Sep 14, 2011, 01:01 (1 Talkback[s])
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"First of all, as Oxton explained, Canonical's focus in building the site is not to cater to large-scale developers who have already made their mark in the open source ecosystem, such as those behind LibreOffice or Thunderbird. Canonical certainly wants to continue working with such developers, but since their applications are already 'advanced and relatively mature and, importantly, already on Ubuntu... we aren't really targeting developers of these kinds of apps because they are already working it out.'"

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