Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
The Linux distro is dying, but that’s not a bad thing. Instead of thinking in distros, the platform (or the environment) is rapidly becoming the differentiator when it comes to different flavors of the free OS, and this will give Linux the much-deserved boost it deserves.
I’ve always had a bit of a problem with Linux when it came to using a distros as the differentiator between different flavors of Linux. It never seemed logical to me to categorize different Linux builds in such an arbitrary way, especially given how many options and choices there were available.