"I am growing infernally curious about what the end-of-the-year
sales figures for Dell's Ubuntu machines will be. Not just how many
bought those machines or in what proportion to Windows users, but
how their long-term experiences shape up against others (as well as
whether or not they elected to buy support). What if Linux has its
big day in the sun, and simply doesnâ€™t achieve
more than a small percentage of the market?
"Is that necessarily a bad thing, or just a reflection of what
percentage of people want something like Linux? And how many Linux
users are there out there...?"