Linux-Watch: RIP: Community Linux (1991-2007)
Mar 29, 2007, 16:30 (15 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
"The idea that Linux is primarily a community-based project
based on the work of thousands of independent, idealist hackers
died a quiet death at home on March 27.
"The proximate cause of death was the Linux Foundation's naming
of its new board of directors. This leading non-profit Linux
organization's board included many Fortune 500 executives from
around the world--but not one representative from a purely
community-based Linux organization..."