Firefox Losing Foothold on Linux Distros?
Posted on: 06/15/2010 10:17 AM

Linux Magazine posted a news story that the Ubuntu Netbook Edition in October will include Chromium instead of Firefox

Firefox Losing Foothold on Linux Distros?


Firefox has enjoyed sweetheart status on Linux for years. With little competition for a full-featured browser on Linux, Firefox has had a lock on default desktop installs. The rise of Google Chrome, and its open source cousin Chromium, are starting to change that. With Ubuntu 10.10 Netbook Edition (UNE) Chromium is slated to be installed by default to replace Firefox.



Printed from Linux Compatible (http://www.linuxcompatible.org/news/story/firefox_losing_foothold_on_linux_distros.html)