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GitHub or GitLab?

  • GitLab (48%, 15 Votes)
  • Something else (26%, 8 Votes)
  • GitHub (26%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 31

Start Date: November 17, 2021 @ 4:43 pm
End Date: December 1, 2021 @ 4:52 pm

Would you install Microsoft's Edge browser on Linux?

  • No (76%, 42 Votes)
  • Yes (18%, 10 Votes)
  • I don't know (6%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 55

Start Date: November 12, 2021 @ 5:22 pm
End Date: November 26, 2021 @ 5:22 pm

Should the Linux Foundation be making efforts to advance the cause of desktop Linux?

  • Yes (95%, 72 Votes)
  • No (5%, 4 Votes)
  • I don't know (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 76

Start Date: May 4, 2017 @ 10:18 am
End Date: November 18, 2021 @ 11:30 am

Which of the GNU/Linux distros listed below would you choose to win the FOSS Force ‘Best Desktop Distro’ Award for 2016?

  • Arch (20%, 1,621 Votes)
  • elementary (15%, 1,251 Votes)
  • PCLinuxOS (10%, 857 Votes)
  • Slackware (8%, 678 Votes)
  • Solus (8%, 616 Votes)
  • Linux Mint (7%, 576 Votes)
  • Manjaro (5%, 431 Votes)
  • Ubuntu (5%, 393 Votes)
  • Debian (4%, 327 Votes)
  • Fedora (4%, 296 Votes)
  • Antergos (3%, 274 Votes)
  • openSUSE (3%, 242 Votes)
  • Ubuntu MATE (1%, 118 Votes)
  • MX Linux (1%, 113 Votes)
  • Xubuntu (1%, 99 Votes)
  • KDE neon (1%, 98 Votes)
  • Gentoo (1%, 92 Votes)
  • Devuan (1%, 53 Votes)
  • BunsenLabs (0%, 27 Votes)
  • OpenMandriva (2%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 8,176

Start Date: January 30, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
End Date: February 6, 2017 @ 12:00 pm

What was the best Linux desktop distribution in 2016? (qualifying round)

  • Arch (15%, 931 Votes)
  • Linux Mint (12%, 765 Votes)
  • PCLinuxOS (9%, 577 Votes)
  • Ubuntu (8%, 520 Votes)
  • Manjaro (8%, 500 Votes)
  • elementary (8%, 483 Votes)
  • Solus (6%, 397 Votes)
  • Debian (6%, 360 Votes)
  • Fedora (6%, 353 Votes)
  • openSUSE (5%, 329 Votes)
  • Ubuntu MATE (5%, 280 Votes)
  • None of the Above (4%, 264 Votes)
  • Antergos (4%, 258 Votes)
  • Linux Lite (1%, 58 Votes)
  • Lubuntu (1%, 40 Votes)
  • Mageia (0%, 31 Votes)
  • Zorin (0%, 30 Votes)
  • deepin (0%, 24 Votes)
  • LXLE (2%, 14 Votes)

Total Voters: 6,217

Start Date: January 20, 2017 @ 12:55 pm
End Date: January 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm

5 Comments

  1. […] Fedora, which placed second in the qualifying round didn’t do so well this time, making a ninth place showing with 120 votes. Linux Mint was the number three vote getter in the final round, after a fourth place showing in the first round. The complete results of the second round poll can be seen on ourpoll archives’ page, with a complete listing of round one in the FOSS Force article announcing the second round. […]

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