The poll is still ongoing, but Linux now has surged into first
place in an MSNBC.com online poll to determine their readers'
favorite operating system. Linux rules with 35 percent of the vote,
followed by Windows NT/2000 with 22 percent, BeOS with 21 percent,
and the Mac and Windows 95/98/ME bringing up the rear with 11
percent each. This despite the fact that some very sloppy HTML
coding makes it difficult for some Linux users to access the
If you haven't voted in the poll, please do so. Remember, MSNBC
is jointly owned by Microsoft, which makes the victory even
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