Friday, June 29, 2007


Last week Windows Marketplace offered to download freely Ubuntu, the most popular distribution of the Linux operating system. According to the description on the page, "Ubuntu is a community developed operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops, and servers. Whether you use it at home, at school or at work Ubuntu contains all the applications you'll ever need, from word processing and e-mail applications [bold added]". When Microsoft realised it, the program had had more than 10,000 downloads and, even it took off-line, the page is still available in the cache of Google…

No comments: