[nSLUG] Eric S. Raymond (ESR) on the future of the desktop

George N. White III gnwiii at gmail.com
Sun Sep 27 22:28:26 ADT 2020


http://esr.ibiblio.org/

The two most intriguing developments in the recent evolution of the
Microsoft Windows operating system are Windows System for Linux (WSL) and
the porting of their Microsoft Edge browser to Ubuntu.


Raymond envisions a future where Windows is a layer over linux.  He notes
that Microsoft's revenue stream is shifting to Azure and that Windows
development is becoming unsustainable.

-- 
George N. White III
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