Maddog weighs in on the state of the Linux

    Date03 Nov 2004
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Jon "Maddog" Hall is the executive director of Linux International, a nonprofit organization based in Amherst, N.H., that is comprised of developers and contributors worldwide. . . . Jon "Maddog" Hall is the executive director of Linux International, a nonprofit organization based in Amherst, N.H., that is comprised of developers and contributors worldwide.

    Hall joined Linux International as a volunteer in 1991 and has been using Linux since 1994. He worked at Compaq Computer Corp. and Bell Laboratories and was a department head of computer science at Hartford State Technical College, where he received the nickname Maddog from his students.

    In this interview, Hall spoke with SearchEnterpriseLinux.com about what he knows best -- Linux - and discussed integrated Linux applications in the enterprise, open source office suites and the future of enterprise Linux.

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