Choosing a Desktop Linux Distro, Part 1: Getting What You Want
Oct 21, 2009, 22:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Katherine Noyes)
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"hat there are many compelling reasons to switch to Linux is no
longer a matter of much debate.
"Excellent security and low -- or nonexistent -- costs, to name
just two, have already persuaded countless organizations and
individuals around the globe to eschew the world of end-user
license agreements (EULAs) and opt for the freedom and openness of
"It's difficult to count just how many desktop users Linux can
claim so far -- most, after all, don't go through the traditional
purchase process that would ease tracking. However, some estimates
place its market share as high as 10 percent."