For the record...

Dave Smith DavidSmith at
Sun Feb 13 18:56:44 MST 2005

Corey Edwards wrote:
> On Sun, 2005-02-13 at 11:53, Hans Fugal wrote:
>>Summary: Linux on the desktop (at least by the name of ubuntu) has
>>  surpassed the ease and speed of installation of Windows 2000. I made
>>  it a point to pretend to play dumb throughout the installation and
>>  resist all urges to do something expert.
> To be fair, Ubuntu is quite a bit newer than Windows 2000. One would
> certainly expect better device support and more flashy eye candy. But
> it's nice to see we've come a long way since then.

Yes, comparing a 5-year old release to a 5-week old one is not fair in 
my view.


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