[CentOS] OT: linux desktop market share more than 1%
rainer at ultra-secure.de
Thu Oct 7 15:16:21 EDT 2010
Am 07.10.2010 um 20:54 schrieb Mark:
> On Thu, Oct 7, 2010 at 10:33 AM, Bill Campbell
> <centos at celestial.com> wrote:
>> I have gone from OpenDesktop on SCO in the early '90s to Linux from
>> 1996 or
>> so to OS X shortly after it came out. The vast majority of my
>> is on Linux servers, but OS X Just Works(tm), and I don't have to be
>> constantly fiddling to get tools working.
>> The vast majority of desktop users simply want to do things without
>> to worry about it.
> I've been using CentOS on my desktop continuously since January 2007
> and on my laptops during the last 2-3 years, and they mostly "just
Except for stuff like scanners.
I doubt my mother would have been able to extract the firmware-binary
blob for her scanner from some installer-cd (or even from a windows-
Devs in the OSS-world seem too busy to invent yet another desktop, or
sound-architecture or image-viewer (just count how many image-viewers
there are on freshmeat - they're only beaten by half-assed GUIs for
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