DesktopLinux: Timing Perfect for Sun's Java Desktop System
Mar 25, 2004, 23:30 (6 Talkback[s])
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"Since December, I have examined Sun's Java Desktop System (JDS)
daily and compared it to every desktop operating system I could
find. Some may not consider this a productive activity but I enjoy
the work. Why have I done it? To complete a book on JDS for one
publisher and a market survey for another.
"Much of my research occurred in a lab where I compared JDS to
every distribution of Linux I could find. I also compared JDS to
Windows 98SE to XP and to Apple's Macintosh OS9 and OS X. I admit,
my findings surprised me..."