[ Thanks to Peter Parker for this
“Ubuntu 7.10, the latest release of one of the most popular
Linux desktop distributions, is getting a hero’s welcome as a
reliable desktop and as an enterprise server OS for the future.
After launching yesterday, October 18, the slew of articles about
its desktop chops and server side aspirations make it pretty clear:
this cake was baked extremely well over the past six months and is
ready for bigger and better things.
“That said, I wouldn’t be a reporter if I didn’t mention that
one of the users I contacted for a reaction to 7.10 saw a troubling
trend in Ubuntu’s recent history…”