"There have been many whispers and flat out rants in the
blogosphere about Dell's lack of advertising, support and passion
for the Ubuntu systems that they are selling. This could actually
hurt the Dell initiative.
"The latest outburst in the Ubuntu community shows that many
open source advocates are just not thinking straight business
sense. The purchaser in question was trying to buy from the
business division of Dell so that he could get a tax deduction. Of
course, the Ubuntu Dells are not yet sold under the business
section, because the business division has a completely separate
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