"South Africa native and current London resident Mark
Shuttleworth, founder of Canonical Ltd. and the Ubuntu Linux
distribution, told DesktopLinux.com Friday in an interview that
widespread adoption of Linux on the desktop--so long-awaited by
many people--'is just a matter of time, IMO.'
"Shuttleworth has been in the news a great deal lately, due to
the skyrocketing popularity of the Ubuntu distro and because of
major partnership deals he has made with Sun Microsystems, MySQL,
Intel, Google, and others to use Ubuntu Server Edition in
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