[News] [Linux] Ubuntu Linux Preinstalled at the Computer Shop Down the Street?

[News] [Linux] Ubuntu Linux Preinstalled at the Computer Shop Down the Street?

Post by Roy Schest » Sat, 19 May 2007 22:14:28


Dell ready to sell kit in shops

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| An interview with Michael Dell on US channel magazine CRN shows
| that he's ready to start selling kit in big box chains, just like
| HP does.
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| And Dell said that won't just be confined to the United States
| but will be rolled out worldwide.
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http://www.yqcomputer.com/

Here's why Dell is needed:

A Feisty Tale - Ubuntu Upgrade and Install Issues

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| Overall, I'm happy with the result, but the process left much to
| be desired.
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Here's one of the many case where everything works perfectly:

Linux: Carpe Festem

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| My latest dual boot fun is with PCLinuxOS. If Ubuntu is the most
| solid of recent easy to set up distros, then PCLOS is the fastest
| and most complete out of the box.
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Related:

Dell's Founder Is Rethinking Direct Sales

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| He suggested that Dell team up with an existing electronics
| retailer to become the exclusive supplier of PCs and printers
| to that chain.
|
| The Dell memo signals that the company is preparing to shift
| toward more full-fledged retail operations. Mr. Dell disclosed
| that the company is putting in place new manufacturing and
| distribution models in the United States and overseas.
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