LinuxWorld: Diamonds and Rhinestones

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"So, Brian what do think of the show thus far?"

Please, don't even get me started.

Okay, maybe I was just grouchy because I'd blown out my knee the week before and was limping around a building that could swallow a small town. Maybe it was because there were no big releases being announced this time around. Maybe it was because I got suckered into thinking one of the after-show gatherings was going to be a really cool spot and it was actually a dive.

But people, this show was seriously lacking.

Energy. Traffic. News. Fun. Whatever. You name it, it was lacking. And this bothers me because, given the recent successes of Linux, there was no reason to be anything but a very cool show. And, save for a few stars, it wasn't.

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