Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 26th Jul 2007 16:01 UTC, submitted by SEJeff
Linux After years of being relegated to server racks and the desktops of ultrageeks, Linux is finally making some headway as a viable alternative to Windows on the consumer desktop. That's the optimistic message delivered by a newly energized contingent of Linux proponents. By employing the same consumer-friendly marketing techniques practiced by Microsoft, and by taking advantage of the rising popularity of web-based applications, Linux vendors are getting ready for what they say will be a wave of consumer interest in the free operating system.
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RE[3]: This again?
by Gone fishing on Fri 27th Jul 2007 07:33 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: This again?"
Gone fishing
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2006-02-22

"Unless vendors start putting a 'works with Linux' logo on the box"

Now that is a bloody good idea!

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