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Kolyshkin: Is Linux Ready for Desktop?

Oct 29, 2006, 13:00 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kir Kolyshkin)

"Over the years, this question is raised again an again. AFAIK last year was declared as 'Linux Desktop Year' (or is it current year?). I got a nice baseball cap from Novell on LinuxWorld San Francisco, it says 'Your desktop is ready.' Recent additions to Linux desktop includes nice visual effects, similar to those in latest Mac OS X and Windows Vista. KDE is celebrating 10 years of existence.

"If you search for 'linux ready for desktop' on Google it will tell you there are about 15 million pages on that topic--some telling it is ready, some telling it is not. So, where is the truth...?"

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