“IBM and HP are open to optimizing mini-Linux distributions for
their hardware platforms so that software partners could focus on
application virtualization services, a Novell executive said.
“At a LinuxWorld Expo panel on Wednesday, Novell Linux CTO Andre
Hill said the Waltham, Mass., company is working on the development
of a two-tiered Linux distribution stack–a physical distro, which
he called P Distro, and the virtual distro, dubbed the V