Wired: New Gigs for Linux Wonder Boys
Oct 03, 2002, 02:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Robert McMillan)
"They were the darlings of the Linux boom: Red Hat, VA Linux,
LinuxCare, Caldera and TurboLinux.
"The first companies to see a real market for the free operating
system, they helped sell the world on Linux, luxuriated in the warm
embrace of a giddy financial community and then--one by one--they
watched as their stock values dropped, their employee rosters
thinned and their prospects dimmed.
"So now that the Linux revolution is over, what do the
revolutionaries do for an encore...?"