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Utter Crap?: Matt Asay and The Linux Desktop Q&A (and Video)

Mar 03, 2008, 17:30 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen O'Grady)

"Let's get a couple of things out of the way before I begin. I know Matt Asay, I like Matt Asay, and I respect Matt Asay. I am, in fact, slated to moderate a panel for him at his upcoming OSBC conference.

"But the one area in which we've never seen eye to eye is the Linux desktop. I certainly don't agree that desktop Linux is 'utter crap' compared to Mac or Windows, and I've disagreed with his statements on desktop Linux for years, particularly in the area of application installation. Matt's on the record as not liking the Linux desktop, though I'm not sure why, so the fact that we agree to disagree on this subject is not surprising..."

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