Computer Currents: Compaq To Develop Chinese Linux

“Compaq China [NYSE:CPQ] has begun the development of a
simplified Chinese edition of the increasingly popular Linux
operating system.”

“The vendor yesterday announced that it had teamed up with
Beijing Founder Electronics and Unix developer the Institute of
Software Academia Sinica’s Sino-Software System Company to develop
the system.”

“Compaq and Beijing Founder Electronics have a joint systems
integration business in Beijing, which Compaq inherited when it
bought Digital.”