The Corporate Hoax on Linux Revisited, or I Said It Once..
Nov 02, 2010, 16:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Elbert Hannah)
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"The very same corporations that are making small fortunes with
Linux servers give short shrift to Linux Desktop, I argued in a
recent article, setting off a spirited discussion.
"Many of you responded with counterarguments, siding --
surprisingly -- with businesses. Perhaps not surprisingly, I
continue to maintain that my original centention -- that
corporations are playing a cruel hoax on the Linux community -- is
valid. Furthermore, it warrants scrutiny by those very companies I
am calling out.
"To fortify my case, I'll respond here to some of the reader
comments in opposition to my views."