O'Reilly Open Source Convention - August 1-5, 2005 - Portland, Oregon
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Keynote

Linux - In Search of the Desktop
Asa Dotzler, Community Coordinator, Mozilla Foundation

Track: Keynotes
Date: Friday, August 5th, 2005
Time: 8:45am - 9:15am
Location: Portland Ballroom

Earlier this month, Asa Dotzler shared his thoughts on Linux for the desktop Linux not ready for the desktop and received an enormous amount of feedback. In this session, Asa will discuss his four recommendations for Linux acceptance on the desktop, migration, stability, simplicity, and comfort, as well as provide some response to the criticism he has received on his posting.



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