SearchOpenSource: Linux Desktop Adoption Barriers

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What Linux desktop adoption trends do you see happening

John Cherry: Traction has been gained on the
desktop in task-specific applications, such as kiosk and
point-of-sale applications. Those are characterized by having very
few applications involved. You don’t need much running on your
machine to run an ATM or a kiosk. It’s just one application…”

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