Linked by David Adams on Tue 15th Jun 2010 21:47 UTC, submitted by Anonymous Linux Fan
Linux Dell has posted a page extolling the virtues of Linux (Ubuntu in particular), with a quick explanation of what Linux is and how it compares against Windows. Of course, the page links off to Dell's various computers that ship with Linux pre-installed.
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RE[2]: A little disingenuos
by sorpigal on Wed 16th Jun 2010 14:30 UTC in reply to "RE: A little disingenuos"
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Some of this can be forgiven for referring to the "out of the box" setup. If Dell offers preinstalled antivirus on its Windows offerings, for example, but only for an additional fee, then this is acceptable. The fact that OpenOffice doesn't come preinstalled on Dell's Windows boxes, which I presume is true, would mean that a not-available X in that column is fairly truthful.

The list is still disingenuous, I agree.

I also like the fine under "OpenOffice" in the second table: "link to www.openoffice.org or description above" - looks like something slipped by QA!

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