Dell Explains Linux Delays
May 07, 2007, 15:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David Meyer)
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"The PC manufacturer is rolling out a number of models with
pre-installed Ubuntu Linux later this month. But initially those
models will only be available to customers based in the US.
"It emerged early on Thursday that UK customers would not be
offered pre-installed Ubuntu for the time being. Later in the day,
Dell's EMEA director of client marketing, Eric Greffier, elaborated
further. Speaking to ZDNet UK he suggested that the greatest volume
of responses to its Linux survey had come from the US, but he also
pointed to wider considerations..."