ZDNet Australia: Linux on the Desktop--Almost There Again?
Aug 11, 2005, 04:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Singer)
"Despite their best attempts, Linux software companies say they
are still having a hard time luring average consumers away from the
Windows environment--but that may not necessarily be a bad
"Windows still dominates the PC world. About 90 percent of all
desktops, laptops and even PDAs are powered by Microsoft, according
to reports by Gartner and IDC. Even with all the hoopla last year
about Linux progress, the buzz over breaking the Windows stronghold
has died down considerably..."