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XYZ Computing: Future for Vista Looks Bleak, But Where's Linux?

May 08, 2006, 21:15 (7 Talkback[s])
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"In an article some time ago, I wrote how the release of Vista may actually be a good thing for the desktop Linux community. My reasoning at the time was that the rigorous hardware demands of Vista and its price could drive people to Linux. This seems to be doubly true now that Vista's intended feature set has become less impressive, it has been delayed, and there will be six pricing SKUs.

"So what do the problems of Vista have to do with desktop Linux? In short, a lot..."

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