"Rejoice penguins, Linux will be an option on future Dell
desktop and mobile computers.
"After several weeks of soliciting feedback from customers
through its IdeaStorm Web site, pre-loading Linux became the first
customer-requested option adopted by the company.
"At this point however, there are no specifics on the Linux
preload, other than it will be available on laptop and desktop
systems. David Lord, a spokesman for Dell, told internetnews.com
the company would have details in the coming weeks..."