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NewsFactor: Could the Mac Be the Premiere Linux Platform?

Mar 29, 2002, 22:00 (38 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ben Wilson)

"As Pentium clock speeds continue to leap higher, performance has become a question for Mac users running Linux on their PowerPC-based systems.

"Terra Soft co-founder and CEO Kai Staats told NewsFactor that in real-world applications, Motorola's processors are better equipped for Linux than their Intel counterparts.

"'When considering the price/performance/power consumption/footprint ratio, PowerPC wins nearly every time,' Staats said..."

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