Subject: Re: Why do Linux box vendors thrive?
From: Martin Schulze <>
Date: Mon, 27 Dec 1999 12:41:40 +0100

Jonathan Corbet wrote:
> So does anybody have any thoughts on why companies go to VA rather than to
> Dell for their Linux servers, and whether they will continue to do so?

I guess one reason is that they are ensured that they get top quality
hardware that also runs fine with Linux.  I'm not sure about advertising
made by Dell but using a Linux-oriented company you can be more sure
that you will get a proper system.



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