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NY Times: Linux Mania Sweeps the Trading Pits

Dec 09, 1999, 21:47 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Brick)

"On Wall Street, it was a great day to sell Linux."

"In a closely watched initial public offering, VA Linux shares jumped to 264 3/4, 784 percent above its $30 offering price."

"The excitement ricocheted across the market, turning to gold the stocks of many companies with the word Linux in their marketing materials."

"So what was all the fuss about?"

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