ArticleOnRamp: Will Linux Die in 2018?
Sep 26, 2006, 23:15 (16 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Simone Brunozzi)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"If we look at the future, Linux seems to be doomed to a slow
death in a dozen years: DRM, proprietary hardware, technologic
innovations and political choices are behind this forecast.
"I really appreciate Linux, and Open Source in general: a common
base, open and free, foster freedom of individuals and better
distribute richness. In the last few months I took interest in
Linux and Open Source in a long-term perspective. What I see in the
future is terrible: Linux's death. It's just a forecast, I know:
it's up to you, after reading this document, to decide if it is
reliable or not..."