I am against this petition.
Let's face it guys, most of you are probably using windows and linux, why then have again the program on your linux distribution? I don't think it would be worth the work really.
Most of us here do not use linux as a singular operating system due to its incompatibility with a lot of things. Let's leave the team alone if the importance isn't extreme and life-depending (I am exaggerating), they're already working on a lot of things.