ZDNet: SuSE Has Bold Plans for Linux Desktop
Nov 19, 2002, 19:00 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Shankland)
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"SuSE plans to announce in January an effort to bring the
open-source Linux operating system to desktop computers, an attack
on Microsoft that will be bolder than similar initiatives from Red
Hat and Sun Microsystems.
"For its desktop Linux product, SuSE will enlist the aid of
CodeWeavers, whose CrossOver Office software lets Microsoft Windows
run on Intel-based Linux computers, said Holger Dyroff, general
manager of the SuSE American division, during an interview at the
Comdex Fall 2002 trade show on Monday.
"SuSE plans to announce the product at the LinuxWorld Conference
and Expo at the end of January, Dyroff said..."