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Apr 27, 2011, 22:04 (2 Talkback[s])


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

[ Thanks to Diane Franklin for this link. ]

"Given the development models within the Linuxsphere, it's a wonder that Linux exists in a workable fashion. The fact that Linux is gaining slow but sure market share stands as a testament to the brilliance and tenacity of those that develop our software.

"However, having sat with hundreds of people in the past six years as they explore and learn the OS, I've noted that there are dozens of problems and inconsistencies that are universally present.

"What I note here is just a couple of things that should or need to be addressed. There are hundreds of examples throughout the Linux Desktop. I'm not picking on any particular project or system...I'm simply pointing out things that have been obvious in my experience. The Linux Desktop is ripe for many of these simple improvements, and often they will be simple to fix..."

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