"According to DesktopLinux.com's just completed survey, the
number of Desktop Linux users has more than doubled in the past
year, and Ubuntu remains their Linux distribution of choice.
"Since DesktopLinux.com's recently completed survey is a
self-selected group, we can't claim scientific proof that the
number of desktop Linux users has more than doubled in the past
year. Still, this year's survey produced 38,500 votes versus 14,535
votes over the same number of days in a similar survey one year