NewsForge: The Future of Xandros: Installation is Nice, More Features Expected
Apr 16, 2002, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dan Berkes)
"Michael Bego would like you to know that he has not left the
helm of Xandros, contrary to some gossip that's been going around.
He would also like you to know that a little rumor about half the
engineering staff laid off is just that -- a rumor. But most of
all, the Xandros president would like you to know more about the
new desktop-focused Linux distribution he's been working on.
"Rumor control isn't any company's favorite way to appear in the
press. Unfortunately, it seems that some customers or competitors
feel compelled to make things up when there's a lack of real news
to spread around. Since its January beta test announcement, Xandros
has barely uttered a peep to the world outside its Ottawa, Ontario,
"'We're a little busy at the moment,' says Bego, explaining the
lack of communication with the outside world..."