OSWeekly: Novell: It's Cheaper Than Linux
Mar 27, 2007, 00:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Hartley)
[ Thanks to Matt D. for
this link. ]
"Lately, I have watched various companies make marketing
blunders on a near everyday basis. Some in the general media,
others in niche arenas, where most people will never see just how
huge of a mistake was actually made. But all of them aside, Novell
has had the pleasure of topping them all and solidifying fears that
many Linux users share, with one single statement. The kicker is
that they did not even make the mistake themselves, not directly
"But before we jump too deep into this, consider the following.
The statement that has rocked the world was in fact, made by a bank
representative and not that of Novell specifically..."