Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Last week information Week editor Alexander Wolfe asked readers to respond to his “7 Reasons Why Linux Won’t Succeed On The Desktop”. Well..if he’s trolling for readers, my thought is that getting a third regular reader wouldn’t hurt the discussions here either, so…
%setenv FANBOY_MODE ON
In some of these the headline misstates the argument and, partly because of this, some are redundant, one is either sad or funny, and you missed the underlying reason for the present state of desktop Linux acceptance entirely.
To see that, lets take it from the top.