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DesktopLinux.com: Peace, Love... and Lycoris

Feb 07, 2003, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jill Ratkevic)


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"DesktopLinux.com: Many people talk about Linux not being ready for 'primetime' and suggest only early adopters are incorporating Linux into their computing environments. Picked by Time Magazine as 'one to watch', Lycoris has enjoyed much success on a modest budget. What is your take on the desktop computing market and where does Lycoris fit in?

"Jason Spisak: Right now, I think it all depends on how the individual uses their computer. Linux, Desktop/LX in particular, is good at a subset of the vast amount of things people *can* do with a PC. Most people never do half of what's possible, so Desktop/LX is a good fit for many people.

"Making it easy to check email, browse the web with full interactivity and multimedia pre-configured, and use their printer and cameras--Lycoris' main focus--no pun intended. That's why we took a major leap with Vivitar, a company that had no Linux support, and have worked with them to get their entire line of digital cameras Desktop/LX Certified..."

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