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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westlake
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2010-01-07

So how is it that a free OS gets you less hardware for an OS that cost $$.(


Economies of scale.

The Windows PC outsells Linux by 100 to 1.

The retailer doesn't have to maintain a dual inventory and support structure.

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