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Can Mark Shuttleworth Be The Steve Jobs Of Ubuntu?

Nov 09, 2010, 11:04 (0 Talkback[s])


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"When I met Mark Shuttleworth in 2005 during a Linux event in India, we talked in detail about his trip space and his vision for Ubuntu. In these last 5 years, Ubuntu has come a long way.

"What Apple has done with BSD, Mark has done with Debian and GNU/Linux. He has packaged the amazing Debian as a much loved consumer operating system called Ubuntu.

"Under his leadership, Ubuntu has created a unique position among the three most popular operating systems in the world. If I put these three (Ubuntu, Windows and Mac) operating systems side by side, I find Ubuntu, as a standalone OS, to have a clear edge over the other two. No, it's not a biased opinion if one looks deeper into the technical aspects verifying this fact (we will get into that later)."

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