MozillaQuest: Does Dell Support Linux?
Jan 14, 2004, 23:30 (46 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Angelo)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"These days many computer companies appear to be embracing the
GNU-Linux operating system. But are they really supporting Linux
and the Open Source and Free Software movements--or are they just
exploiting them? More than likely, it probably is some of both.
"Today, we take a look at how Dell stands up to review of its
support of GNU-Linux, and other Open Source and Free Software. In
this review of Dell's support of GNU-Linux, and other Open Source
and Free Software, Dell comes up short--at best Dell's support is
merely token support. In part that is because there is a
substantial difference in what Dell says it does and what its
salespeople actually are doing..."