This blogger analyses what Ubuntu, SUSE and Linspire does right and wrong in the marketplace.
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If I had a magic wand, I would take Novells resources and Ubuntus (Canonical) vision and see the birth of a single Linux product. Each entity has half of it right and the other half of it totally wrong. Novell understands the needs of the enterprise situation while Ubuntu has the DPKG system for software. I am sorry SuSE fans, but RPMs are like bad seafood – great until you end up with a rotten serving. Every instance of SuSE I have ever used up to 10.1 has been great until you want to install updates. Continuing on