Attention / Interest / Desire / Action,, or why marketing 'the Fedora project' is a bad idea.

Tom Adelstein adelste at
Thu Jun 23 17:16:11 UTC 2005

On Thu, 2005-06-23 at 12:12 -0400, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> On 6/23/05, Tom Adelstein <adelste at> wrote:
> > Fedora has a significant user base. It's about the same as SUSE Pro and
> > NLD combined. It trails Ubuntu and Debian and derivatives by about 50%.
> Where are you getting your userbase stats from?
> -jef

A Sun market study, Canonical Ltd., Debian's web site analysis, my
publisher - O'Reilly, former Ximian - now Novell people, the executive
suite of Novell, IBM, a survey of users, classified information from a
DoD study, results of a series of articles reviewing various
distributions, Linspire, Xandros, and sampling from Linux forums such as
Linux Questions. 

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