LXer: Chinese Halloween with Intel
Nov 04, 2005, 18:15 (1 Talkback[s])
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"So, you can imagine my interest when I discovered Microsoft's
partner in the Wintel business has 'gone over to the other side,'
so to speak. I always thought that Intel walked a narrow line with
Linux, I just didn't know that they expected to sell hundreds of
millions of computers in rural China. If the document passed to me
is authentic, then that's something about which some people might
wonder. Some would consider it admirable.
"Personally, I consider it somewhat of a betrayal of the
American people. If Intel can sell a Linux computer in rural China,
why can't they do the same thing in the United States...?"