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Old 02-12-2020, 12:19 PM   #1
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2019 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Award Winners


The polls are closed and the results are in. We once again had some extremely close races (including 2 ties) and the large number of new categories this year certainly kept things interesting. Congratulations to each and every nominee. The official results:

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Desktop Distribution of the Year - Ubuntu (15.68%)
Server Distribution of the Year - Debian Stable (26.81%)
Live Distribution of the Year - Slackware Live Edition (31.43%)
Database of the Year - MariaDB (42.60%)
Browser of the Year - Firefox (54.13%)
Desktop Environment of the Year - Plasma Desktop (KDE) (32.94%)
Window Manager of the Year - Openbox (23.13%)
Audio Media Player of the Year - VLC (40.00%)
Digital Audio Workstation of the Year - Ardour (39.06%)
Video Media Player of the Year - VLC (67.10%)
Video Authoring Application of the Year - KDEnlive (41.90%)
Network Security Application of the Year - Wireshark (23.40%)
Host Security Application of the Year - SELinux (28.79%)
Network Monitoring Application of the Year - Nagios XI (26.73%)
IDE of the Year - Geany (21.94%)
Text Editor of the Year - vim (26.47%)
File Manager of the Year - Dolphin (26.64%)
Open Source Game of the Year - SuperTuxKart (17.82%)
Programming Language of the Year - Python (29.26%)
Backup Application of the Year - Timeshift (20.69%)
Log Management Tool of the Year - Logwatch (55.56%)
X Terminal Emulator of the Year - Konsole (21.05%)
Browser Privacy Solution of the Year - uBlock Origin (33.33%)
Privacy Solution of the Year - GnuPG/Tor Browser Bundle (tie) (25.40%)
Open Source File Sync Application of the Year - Nextcloud (49.15%)
IRC Client of the Year - HexChat (38.46%)
Universal Packaging Format of the Year - Appimage (44.76%)
Single Board Computer of the Year - Raspberry Pi 4 Model B (54.70%)
Virtualization Application of the Year - VirtualBox (60.42%)
Container of the Year - Docker (56.96%)
Linux/Open Source Podcast of the Year - Late Night Linux (18.87%)
Secure Messaging Application of the Year - Telegram (58.11%)
Graphics Editor of the Year - GIMP (73.04%)
Linux Desktop Vendor of the Year - System76 (52.46%)
Linux Laptop Vendor of the Year - System76 (33.33%)
Linux Server Vendor of the Year - Dell (46.94%)
Email Client of the Year - Thunderbird (63.80%)
Clipboard Manager of the Year - Klipper (39.39%)
PDF Viewer of the Year - Okular (37.44%)
Static Site Generator of the Year - Hugo/Jekyll (tie) (33.33%)
If you have any questions or suggestions on how we can improve the MCA's next year, do let us know. Visit https://www.linuxquestions.org/quest...ce-awards-129/ to view the individual polls, which contain the complete results. Visit http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/2019mca.php for a visual representation of each category on a single page.
 
Old 02-13-2020, 12:52 PM   #2
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https://chart.apis.google.com/chart?...20|Thunderbird

This chart for "Email Client of the Year" is missing labels for 2 categories.
EDIT: Thanks for your efforts Jeremy.

Last edited by ballsystemlord; 02-13-2020 at 12:54 PM.
 
Old 02-13-2020, 12:58 PM   #3
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https://chart.apis.google.com/chart?...20|Thunderbird

This chart for "Email Client of the Year" is missing labels for 2 categories.
EDIT: Thanks for your efforts Jeremy.
Fixed - thanks.

--jeremy
 
Old 02-14-2020, 07:24 AM   #4
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A few surprises, many non-surprises in a Slackware-focused board...

Thank you, jeremy!
 
Old 02-18-2020, 01:44 PM   #5
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A few surprises, many non-surprises in a Slackware-focused board...

Thank you, jeremy!
Yeah, I LOLed at these two:
Server Distribution of the Year - Debian Stable (26.81%)
Live Distribution of the Year - Slackware Live Edition (31.43%)

Rest were predictable.
 
Old 02-18-2020, 03:43 PM   #6
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Angry Polls

Did I miss another poll?
 
Old 02-18-2020, 04:52 PM   #7
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Did I miss another poll?
Since you only have "1" post, I don't think so
 
Old 02-18-2020, 06:31 PM   #8
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Jazmann, What verndog means is, you are required to have at least one post prior to voting. Since you're only showing this one post...
logic says, you didn't vote if this is your first post. (Unless you registered and voted under another account.) Make sense?
 
Old 02-19-2020, 12:15 AM   #9
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nice
 
Old 02-21-2020, 02:01 PM   #10
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Normal results! Good job Jeremy!
 
  


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