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    Shining Arcanine

    rjdohnert wrote:
    This is great news.  Linux is starting to come out more,HP is even going to start selling Linux preinstalled on business notebooks here in the US.  Microsoft should be worried.  Microsoft may lose the Enterprise on the road to Longhorn. Smiley)

    Linux is a commandline operating system like DOS and Unix; I would rather pay to have a blank hard drive in a future laptop purchase than have Linux preinstalled

    Alex Keizer wrote:
    For some reason this gives me the impression that it's very unlikely that those 500K-lines will contain any revolutionary bits. They probably would have tried to sell them otherwise.

    I think they are still sore over the OS/2 thing.