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Ubuntu Linux aims to give back with Debian Dex

Mar 18, 2011, 17:13 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

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"So why does Zimmerman/Ubuntu think that DEX can succeed where the DCCA failed?

"'DCCA was an attempt to standardize a la LSB. DEX is more pragmatic, about merging code from derivatives into Debian,' Zimmerman responded to me.

"LSB - Linux Standard Base is an interesting idea as well, which still exists, though I'm not sure it has as much impact as it should."

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