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DesktopLinux: Old OEMs, New Linux Tricks?

Mar 15, 2006, 04:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

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"I've been thinking a lot, lately, about PC manufacturers and desktop Linux. I've long believed that for desktop Linux to really get going, it needs big-time vendor support, with OEMs like Dell, HP, and Gateway putting Linux PCs on the shelves of Best Buy, Circuit City, and CompUSA.

"Over at LinuxToday, my buddy Brian Proffitt has suggested that Dell should stop pussy-footing around and simply pick a desktop distribution and get on with it..."

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