"Slowly, ever so slowly, the Linux desktop has been picking up
momentum. It keeps getting better and better, but Microsoft's
monopoly has kept many PC users from realizing that there really is
a viable alternative to Windows. However, that's about to
"Just like a few more snowflakes can turn a quiet snowy
mountainside into an avalanche, Linux is teetering on the edge of
becoming a real force in the desktop computing world.