May 9, 2004

Could Red Hat mean curtains for Windows?

f Matthew Szulik is to be believed, the first thing we will see when we start up our computers in the morning will no longer be Micro- soft's familiar green, red, blue and yellow logo. Instead it will be a battered red fedora.

The software company run by Szulik, Red Hat, launched its desktop version of the Linux operating system in London last week. Linux is the best-known product of the "open source" software movement, which aims to provide a lower-cost alternative to commercial computer programs and operating systems.

Link: Independent.co.uk

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