Dell speaks: Linux a ‘significant growth opportunity’


Author: JT Smith

LWN reports on Dell’s speech at LinuxWorld. On the desktop, Linux now has an equivalent user base to MacIntosh, which is pretty impressive, plus Linux has the largest growth of any operating system, he says. Also, Debian wins the Linus Torvalds Award.
Related stories: ZDNet says, “Michael Dell sings out Linux’s praises.” CNet’s angle on the Dell speech, “Dell looks to keep Sun at bay with Linux.”


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