Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 1st May 2007 13:08 UTC, submitted by Jack
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu After yesterday's unconfirmed rumour about Ubuntu being pre-installed on Dell machines, it has now become official. In a joint statement released today, Dell and Canonical announced that Dell will now offer laptops and desktop computers pre-installed with Ubuntu Linux 7.04. The computers will be sold via Dell's web site, said Canonical's director of operations Jane Silber. "We have worked with Dell to get Ubuntu fully supported and fully certified on Dell hardware," she said. "Ubuntu has the full endorsement of Dell." Update: Ubuntu Linux 7.04 Feisty Fawn review by Extremetech.
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RE[2]: Too early
by Supreme Dragon on Wed 2nd May 2007 04:15 UTC in reply to "RE: Too early"
Supreme Dragon
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2007-03-04

"it will likely be more expensive than the Windows option due to lack of crapware"

You think "crapware" pays the entire cost of Vista? Ubuntu is free, it should cost less, not more, even without the "crapware".

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