Why Ubuntu is not ready for prime time

Nils Kassube kassube at gmx.net
Thu Aug 27 17:08:05 UTC 2009

Dotan Cohen wrote:
> Here you mention my pet peeve of FOSS: the program names. Internet
> Explorer is clear, what on earth does Firefox do? Windows Media
> Player is clear, what does Amarok do? If I need a replacement for
> Notepad, should I open VLC, Kate, Empathy, Pidgin, Kopete, or what
> else?!?

You mean non-descriptive program names like outlook, access, excel, 
power point? The problem isn't unique to Linux.


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