Consolidating the Linux Desktop App Story: An Idea

When I joined Canonical in 2006, the Linux desktop world operated in a very upstream way. All distributions used the Linux kernel, all used and the majority shipped either GNOME, KDE, or both. The following years mixed things up a little. As various companies pushed for consumer-grade Linux-based platforms (e.Ubuntu, Fedora, Elementary, Android etc), the components in a typical Linux platform diversified.

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