Why Is Dell Hiding Their Ubuntu Boxes?

“If you visit Dell’s home page, you see absolutely nothing
pertaining to GNU/Linux, Ubuntu, Open Source–nothing. So you click
on the desktop or laptop options for the Home or Home Office, which
is what you’re probably looking for anyway. But again, no
references to GNU/Linux, Ubuntu or any of that. I went to the
laptops page, and found 7 Inspiron options–none of which had any
remote connection with Dell’s Ubuntu offerings. It turns out that
you have to know to choose the menu bar at the top of the page
(once you’ve gotten past the home page), to find the Open
Source/Ubuntu offerings…”


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