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 Desktop Linux 2006: The Year in Review

What 2006 brought the Linux desktop.

"Linux on the desktop grew and matured in 2006. While some analysts reported a slowing of Linux penetration on the desktop in 2006, a number of significant milestones were reached that promise to continue to move the Linux desktop ahead in 2007. As Gerry Riveros, Red Hat product marketing manager for client solutions put it, "What I think was most important [in 2006] were all of the 'under the hood' incremental improvements that took place around printing, plug-and-play support, laptop enablement and the arrival of the compositing manager that allows for modern graphics." "
Desktop Linux 2006: The Year in Review

 (Submitted by Noel Tue Jan 30, 2007 )

  


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