Nicola Larosa nico at
Mon Nov 21 04:46:17 CST 2005

>> Robert Stoffers:
>>     I wonder if we should be pitching Ubuntu at the $100 wind up laptop?

Marius Bock wrote:
> As far as I know it was decided to ship it with Red Hat -- probably some
> incarnation of Fedora.  That is after they said no to the free offer
> from Apple for Mac OS X.

I reckon they refused using OS/X because it was not Open Source. We know
that Ubuntu is better than Red Hat, so yes, it would be nice if some effort
could be spent in this direction. :-)

[The sig quote was randomly chosen. No, really! B-D ]

Nicola Larosa - nico at

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