SearchOpenSource: Linux Desktop Adoption Barriers: Open Source Apps Development, Integration
Jun 20, 2006, 22:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by MiMi Yeh)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link.
"Recently the Freespire Linux-based operating system was
announced, and SuSE Linux Desktop--also known as SLED 10--was
released. Which event do you think will have the biggest impact the
"Jono Bacon: Recent developments on the Linux
desktop front are constantly pushing Linux in front of people, and
it becomes an ever-more compelling choice. Recent releases, most
notably Ubuntu 6.06 LTS and SLED, work right out of the box for
most people and provide a pretty complete software stack. People
just don't want to fight with the operating system, and today Linux
is a particularly fluid system..."