"Buying Linux IPOs at their offering price in 1999 was a license
to mint money, but the next one on the horizon may not be such a
"LinuxOne is expected to launch its initial public offering as
early as next month. But the upstart company faces a host of issues
that were absent in the highly successful IPOs of Linux companies
Red Hat, VA Linux, Cobalt Networks and Andover.Net...."
"Some developers in the Linux community have criticized LinuxOne
for rushing its shares to the market."