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Mass Interview With Mark Shuttleworth

Apr 26, 2007, 20:15 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to muszek for this link. ]

"JLP: Does Ubuntu have any plans to join forces with other Linux distributions, vendors and companies and together put some pressure on software companies and and offer them help so that they would port some of the most popular applications (like Photoshop, AutoCAD, ...) to Linux?

"We do already meet with ISV's, and encourage them to port to Linux. they always take a business view of the market opportunity. that's a factor of two things. the raw number of users, and the willingness of those users to pay for software..."

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