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Wired: Java Out, Linux In

Jun 03, 1999, 17:57 (4 Talkback[s])
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"Wyse technology has pulled Java from its top-of-the-line thin client workstations in favor of Linux."

"Wyse will include a customized version of Linux when it ships the Winterm 5000 series of diskless terminals on 14 June. The first Linux box from Wyse will store the operating system on 32 MB of flash RAM and can connect to Windows NT, Unix, or Linux servers."

"Wyse abandoned a previous generation of Java-based thin clients after only a few months due to poor performance of the operating system."

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