Dell is sticking with Ubuntu
Jul 10, 2009, 17:34 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The rumor might have started because Dell's U.S.
Ubuntu sales page currently only shows Ubuntu-powered laptops and
netbooks without a desktop PC in sight. That's because, according
to Anne Camden, a Dell spokesperson, "We are currently
transitioning desktop models, moving from the previous generation
desktop (Inspiron 530) to a current generation Inspiron desktop.
The Ubuntu Linux desktop offering should be back on the Website
"Other sources at Dell tell me that Dell Ubuntu-powered netbooks
continue to sell well. Dell will not be leaving desktop Linux."