Is Linux the best operating system?

Posted by jimlynch on Sep 9, 2013 5:53 PM EDT
ITworld; By Jim Lynch
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Today in Open Source: Is Linux the best operating system? Plus: won't support Linux, and a screenshot tour of Ubuntu Studio 13.01 Beta

He makes a strong case for Linux, and while I mostly agree with the article's take, I'm still very hesitant to declare a "best" operating system. Why? The choice of an operating system depends so much on the individual user's needs. This can vary quite a bit depending on the person.

Linux may very well meet all of those needs and then some. Then again, maybe not. It's so hard to generalize about this sort of thing without delving into who the individual is and what his or her computing needs might be on a daily basis.

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