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SearchOpenSource: Make Linux 'Gorgeous,' Ubuntu Leader Says

Oct 30, 2006, 18:15 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Loftus)

[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link. ]

"Mark Shuttleworth wants to take the ugly duckling, which is the Linux desktop operating system, and turn it into a beautiful swan.

"'Pretty is a feature,' he wrote on his Ubuntu-centric blog at www.markshuttleworth.com this week, citing an aesthetically unpleasing look and feel as a major obstacle to widespread enterprise-class adoption..."

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