[CentOS] OT: linux desktop market share more than 1%

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Sun Oct 10 08:31:40 EDT 2010


Ben McGinnes wrote:
> On 10/10/10 10:16 PM, Christopher Chan wrote:
>> Go OpenSolaris then. Also OpenOffice and maybe LibreOffice can open docx 
>> files...not sure about those from MSO 2010 though...
> 
> Except OpenSolaris has already been killed by Oracle.  There is a fork
> called Illumos, though.
> 

/me shrugs. Yeah, maybe I better start saying Illumos and yelling use 
OpenIndiana, a distro which uses Illumos. Sun is so dead.

If you want a desktop os without binary driver issues, this is it. 
Although I'd say a fair few use it for other purposes. If you have 
analog Thrustmaster FLCS, TQS, RCS gear and MIDI keyboards, just endure 
Linux for the time being. :-p


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