[linux-elitists] index-linux.com

Justin F. Knotzke shampoo@cam.org
Mon Jan 10 13:55:56 PST 2000


Deirdre Saoirse wrote:
> 
> On Mon, 10 Jan 2000, Justin F. Knotzke wrote:
> 
> >       I think it's a FAB idea. Maybe you could get the people over at
> > User-Friendly to do some graphics.. ;)
> 
> I'm aiming for "stuffy" graphics. :)
> 
> I had been wondering how to weight the various vendors and am considering
> the following as modifiers:
> 
> Products on Linux
> 
> x 7 if ALL products (except those that are, by their nature, irrelevant to
> Unix) ship on Linux
> 
> x 2 if all server products ship on Linux
> 
> x 3 if all desktop products ship on Linux
> 
> x 1 otherwise
> 
> Length of time in Linux market
> 
> x 10 if > 5 years
> 
> x 5  if > 2 years
> 
> x 2  if > 1 year
> 
> x 1  otherwise

	That's pretty good. Why would you give more for desktop over server?
Just wondering..

	I say we start a list of companies. Add to them as need be:

	Corel
	Red Hat
	VA Research
	Applix
	...

	Justin.	




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