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Open Letter to Brian Proffitt

May 07, 2007, 01:30 (2 Talkback[s])

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"I need to tell one thing however: stop worrying. Dell is not the end all, be all for computer vendors. In fact, there are already OEM's who use Ubuntu by default. There's System76 for starters, and they carry high quality hardware. The same goes for All Around Geeks who also uses Ubuntu by default, and they don't use the cheapest hardware, unlike Dell, who found out the hard way about those exploding Sony batteries. Despite the higher quality of hardware that both vendors use, the machines themselves are quite affordable.

"I know what you're thinking. There was a failure with Dell selling Red Hat machines back in 2001, but whose fault is that...?"

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