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Linux Mint Pulls Ahead of Ubuntu

Nov 08, 2011, 23:03 (9 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Andrew Weber for this link. ]

"Although I've seen Linux Mint and even PCLinuxOS hold the distrowatch crown briefly in past years, each of their #1 listings was during a final release. Now in the midst of the Ubuntu Unity crisis, I noticed this morning Linux Mint has moved to #1. Remarkably, the Linux Mint 12 RC is not even out yet and the stable release is not set to happen until the end of November.

"This was written by Clem on the Linux Mint blog a few days ago. 'We recorded a 40% increase in a single month and we're now quickly catching up with Ubuntu for the number #1 spot within the Linux desktop market.'"

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