Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 16th Sep 2005 18:53 UTC
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris While Dell recommends the use of Windows XP Professional, in France Dell and Mandriva have announced the availability of a Dell laptop preloaded with Mandriva Linux. This is the first time any Dell laptop with pre-installed Linux has been sold or supported by Dell. Previously, only Dell N-Series Precision Workstations with Red Hat Linux were available from Dell.
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RE[5]: It doesn't matter
by rain on Fri 16th Sep 2005 23:07 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: It doesn't matter"
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So apart from games what does Windows XP offer that Linux desktop don't?

For the avarage desktop user? Pretty much nothing.
But as for more advanced niche applications it has a long way to go.

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