Ubuntu is a Poor Standard Bearer for Linux

#Computers

Thu, Apr 29th, 2010 16:58 by capnasty NEWS

"For Linux on the desktop Ubuntu is the de facto standard bearer", writes Caitlyn Martin from O'Reilly. "To whatever part of the general non-geek public is even aware of Linux the names 'Linux' and 'Ubuntu' are all but interchangeable. Over the past few years I've come to the conclusion that this state of affairs is, at best, unfortunate."

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