"I'm sorry, but it needs to be said: The new Ubuntu sucks--at
least when compared to Windows Vista. Yes, it's free. And yes, it's
better than the previous release, Ubuntu 7.04 'Fiesty Fawn'
(Yawn?). However, at heart it's still just another Gnome-based
Linux distribution and, as such, remains well behind the curve when
it comes to desktop sophistication.
"Case in point: Search. Much noise has been made about
Canonical's decision to switch to the newer Tracker search engine.
Yet, I can't help but get the impression that many of Ubuntu's most
vocal fans have never even booted Vista, let alone explored the
depths of its search mechanism..."
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