Tectonic: Linux PCs Fail to Sell in SA Retail Outlets
Sep 19, 2005, 21:15 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Laura Grant)
"PCs loaded with Novell's Suse Linux operating system are to be
withdrawn from Dion stores in Johannesburg after only two months of
being offered for sale.
"Almost a year ago Novell SA MD Stafford Masie said the company
was looking to sell affordable Linux PCs through major retailers
and supermarkets. And earlier this year Novell's OEM business
manager Garry Hodgson told Tectonic the OEM side of the Linux
business was doing well..."