Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.


  Search this Thread
Old 12-01-2010, 04:01 AM   #1
LXer NewsBot
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 81,851

Rep: Reputation: 87
LXer: How to Buy a Computer Preloaded With Ubuntu

Published at LXer:

If you've ever paid attention to the market share statistics for desktop operating systems you probably know that Linux is most frequently pegged at about one percent. That's a dramatic underrepresentation, of course, due largely to the fact that Linux is free. Whereas Microsoft, for example, keeps careful count of each and every copy of Windows it distributes, in the case of Linux there's typically no vendor keeping count. Rather, users simply download, share, and enjoy the open source operating system to their heart's content without any official monitoring.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
can i install ubuntu and xp on my sony vaio laptop which is vista preloaded renuaseri Linux - Newbie 2 06-21-2010 05:12 AM
I just bought a Dell preloaded with Ubuntu... hbar General 7 05-02-2008 09:23 AM
LXer: and Partner for Support for C3PC Preloaded Linux Computer LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 11-17-2007 01:21 AM
LXer: How To Buy A New Computer LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 11-16-2007 06:50 PM
Buy a PC without a preloaded OS? Strohm General 9 08-26-2005 03:22 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:29 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration