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Shuttleworth Canonical and Ubuntu ARE losing $$ -- have been since day 1
Authored by: Anonymous on Friday, July 13 2012 @ 02:26 PM EDT
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Shuttleworth and Ubuntu ARE cheap
Authored by: UncleVom on Friday, July 13 2012 @ 08:37 PM EDT
I don't know but I have always had the feeling that Ubuntu makes things
purposely incompatible with Debian, to make it difficult to move pieces back
into Debian.

I'm not so sure whether this is an attempt to differentiate itself from Debian
on whose shoulders it stands or a long term desire to disrupt Debian to the
point that Ubuntu takes over Debian relevancy and absorbs their following
itself.

Then again maybe there is no malice involved and ......

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Collaboration in Linux
Authored by: Anonymous on Monday, July 16 2012 @ 07:21 AM EDT
Canonical is still fulfilling its part of the Linux ecosystem. Remember the old
adage?

Red Hat does the kernel,
Suse does the applications,
Debian does the packaging
and Ubuntu takes the credit.

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