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2020 - Year of the Linux Desktop!

This is going to take the world by storm!!!




You mean 2015?

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Bah.

The Vampire Stand-alone is coming out, 2020 is the YEAR OF THE AMIGA DESKTOP

edit:

Amiga is the platform that refuses to die :slight_smile: i miss mine. New, faster, enhanced hardware released 25 years after the platform “officially” died :smiley:

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Every year seems YotLD since the 2000s. Never felt true as seen in the Steam pc stats year after year after year.

We may have a chance to bump it into more than 1% should Win7 normies decide to migrate to Linux (which I doubt).

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Nothing is really going to change in terms of the linux desktop i think.
It will just sail on like it does for the last decade already.
There is still a chicken and egg problem in terms of decent hardware support.
So as long as that does not change, i don’t really see it going anywhere fast really.

As long as LibreOffice remains as shitty moderately functional as it has been for a long time, there is not a chance.

PS: Firefox could also use some love on Linux…

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I think we’re sooner to see an Its Foss article about Icaros Desktop.

We should really look past Linux and start recommending Temple OS at this point . . .

https://templeos.org/

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Lmao

https://linuxaria.com/article/reasons-why-2015-will-be-year-for-linux-on-the-desktop

https://www.avidandrew.com/2011-the-year-of-the-linux-desktop.html

https://gcn.com/Articles/2006/03/30/2006-The-year-of-desktop-Linux.aspx

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But really tho

Year of the BSD desktop when?

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Actually, I think year of the linux desktop was whenever WSL started to get good. In that capacity I think it works really well.

Year of the linux server/nas/appliance tho. We already here boyo.

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So… Year of the Linux Desktop without a Linux Desktop?

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The only time linux got a functional desktop capable of multiple refresh rates and no screen tearing. :wink:

IMO linux is best experienced without a desktop environment to get in the way. Thats usually when I find myself having frustrations. When its text based everything just works™

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Lol.

“2020 is the year of the Linux desktop. You’re welcome.”
- Microsoft

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I think you missed 2002…

So did the Linux desktop

LOL

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Dont make fun of this, MacOS has still more desktop share than Linux… So, their desktop year may very well be ahead of Linux.

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I’m not making fun of it at all. I would rather see BSD take off because its licensing model actually makes sense if you like actual freedom.

1v1 halo blood gulch snipers only if you disagree.

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My linux desktop feels free to me.

1v1 Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo if you don’t accept that. :stuck_out_tongue:

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You’re not kidding, the stats seem weird.

I expected Linux to be much more then 0.60%~…