The Register: Linspire Will Replace Windows with Crippled Linux--Cheap
Nov 05, 2005, 13:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Thomas C Greene)
Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame
"If Microsoft makes good on its self-destructive threat to pull
Windows from the South Korean market rather than accede to local
damands to un-bundle its proprietary media and IM apps, there's a
safe harbour waiting in the form of blanket, country-wide licenses
for the OS formerly known as Lindows.
"Noting that South Korea blows $100m per year on Microsoft
bugware, Linspire honcho Kevin Carmony has made a formal offer to
South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun to license every computer in
the realm for the bargain price of $5m..."