October 22, 2007
Is Desktop Linux for real?
A year ago, InfoWorld wouldnÃ¢â¬â¢t have published an article describing how to switch from Windows to desktop Linux like this one by Neil McAllister. The operating systemÃ¢â¬â¢s installation glitches hadnÃ¢â¬â¢t been smoothed out, app and basic utility support was still too spotty, and peripheral device support lagged. Oh, yeah, there was one more thing: The demand simply wasnÃ¢â¬â¢t there.