NewsForge: Survey: What Linux Needs Now
Jul 17, 2003, 04:00 (12 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Barr)
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[ Thanks to Joe Barr
for this link. ]
"This list of the 'Top 10 things Linux needs now' is a summation
of the results of a small, highly unscientific poll I recently
conducted on various newsgroups and mailing lists.
"Most but not all of respondents are regular users of Linux.
Some are die-hard Linux-only types. Some dual-boot to use 'the
right tool for the right job.' Still others are merely curious
about Linux. They are waiting for this or that to arrive before
they even give it a try. There are also a few responses from folks
who don't like Linux at all.
"I have grouped the raw responses into categories. A vote for
PhotoShop and for a tax program both went into Applications, for
example. Games received enough votes to have a category of its