OSWeekly: China's Linux Adoption Threat to Microsoft?
Jun 23, 2006, 02:30 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Hartley)
[ Thanks to Sunil Mehta
for this link. ]
"Over the past couple of years, I have seen an alarming increase
in people concerned over China's efforts to gain a stronger
foothold in the digital marketplace.
"Most recently, China has been placing their bets on Linux over
Windows as the dominant OS for their needs. And one of the best
examples of this on the desktop front would have to be with
Turbolinux. The distribution has been so widely accepted by the
Chinese that even HP has decided to begin selling PCs with the OS
preinstalled for distribution. But it doesn't stop there. China has
a distribution of its very own; you may know it as Red Flag