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Dell Linux Workstations

On Friday 10 December 2004 10:36 am, Bob Gorman wrote:
> I just noticed, Dell is selling RedHat workstations:
> Nice to see the big companies providing Linux support a step closer to
> the mainstream.
> They have been selling desktop systems without MS-Windows for a while,
> with FreeDOS. "Offered for IT professionals who want control over
> operating system ..."
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Dell recommends Microsoft? Windows?  XP Professional

BTW: HP has been selling Linux from everything from laptops to their largest 
The HP Compaq Business Notebook nx5000 comes installed with either Windows 
XP or SuSE Linux.

Because of contracts with Microsoft, you probably cannot find a major vendor 
(Dell, HP, Gateway, IBM (Lenova)) that will sell a personal system with 
Linux installed. 
Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
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