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Opinion: Embed Linux, and put Microsoft on the desktop

Mar 29, 2001 — by Rick Lehrbaum — from the LinuxDevices Archive

Guy Kewney of ZDNet UK's Anchordesk reflects on all the Linux action at the recent CeBIT expo . . .

“Everybody seems to have come back from the German CeBIT exhibition going slightly Linux crazy and amazed at how upset Microsoft is about it! Embedded Windows is where Microsoft is hoping to make all its new revenue over the next decade. And Linux is a big threat to it, there. But Linux on the desktop? Not with any release I've seen . . .”

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