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XYZ Computing: Linux's Difficulty with Names

Jan 03, 2006, 01:45 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sal Cangeloso)

"Though I am certainly an advocate of desktop Linux, I am not so impressed with its progress that I cannot recognize faults or acknowledge them shown to me. Despite my intended objectivity, I have to admit that an issue was recently brought to my attention that I, in all my musings, had overlooked. Generally when examining Linux, be it a specific distribution or something larger, pundits point out aspects like problems with hardware, a lack of vendor support, or bloated applications- but this time it was something different. The complaint was concerning Linux's naming conventions (and lack thereof)..."

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