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IT-Analysis: Linux NC set for the Desktop

Oct 20, 1999, 16:48 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Apparently Larry Ellison is considering bringing his long-term dream of creating a successful, slimline Network Computer (NC) back into reality."

"According to reports Ellison's latest vision will capitalise on the momentum behind Linux by creating a slim-line Network Computer that will run the free-source Linux O/S alongside Netscape, a modem and a CD-Rom..."

"a href="Now however Ellison is allegedly considering doing the same thing for this latest venture. He is apparently thinking about creating another spin-off company to develop and market the Linux NC, which will be based around the AMD K6-2 chip."

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