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PC Week: OEMs challenged to pre-load Be, Linux

Thanks to Brian Mahaffy
for this link.

“Concerned about Microsoft’s ‘climate of fear,’ Be’s Jean Luise
Gasse throws down the gauntlet.”

“I’m more concerned about the climate of fear that Microsoft
creates today,” he added “If you buy 100 PCs today, how many of
them will have Windows [pre-installed]? Linux is not installed on
the hard drive because [the OEM] loses marketing rebates for
Windows.”

Complete
story
.