"Large questions have appeared over the accuracy of two recent
reports comparing the relative costs and benefits of the Linux and
Windows operating systems in which Windows was painted as being
superior to its open-source rival.
"The reports, Forrester's 'Is Linux more Secure than Windows?'
and a Yankee Group survey on the relative costs of running the two
operating systems, were both issued in the past few days...
"But the Linux distributors involved in the Forrester study
today issued a joint statement calling the study's conclusions
inaccurate. And the Yankee Group's methodology has been called in
question, with critics arguing it could not have possibly delivered
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