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Michael Dell runs Ubuntu

by on19 April 2007


Abandons Windows

maker Michael Dell has abandoned Microsoft on his laptop and runs the free Linux operating system Ubuntu 7.04.

Dell is running a version of Ubuntu which is scheduled for release today. He is also running the VMware Workstation 6 Beta, 2.2, Automatix2, Firefox and Evolution Groupware 2.10.

In other words for all Dell's long term devotion to Microsoft, Dell is a true Denian open source enthusiast.

According to eWeek he is running all this on a Dell Precision M90. The company describes this as a mobile workstation.

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