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Thread: OLPC, Microsoft to make Windows, Linux available on XO

  1. #1 OLPC, Microsoft to make Windows, Linux available on XO 
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    The One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) Project and Microsoft plan to make both Windows and Linux available on a version of the project's XO laptop, the companies said Thursday.

    The parties expect to deliver a dual-boot XO system in August or September that will have both the traditional Linux-based Sugar operating system of the XO and a low-cost student version of Windows XP, according to Kyle Austin, an OLPC representative...
    http://www.hitechwave.com/2008/05/ol...ows-linux.html


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    Great news! I have heard of the OLPC, but can you tell me what countries qualify?


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    I find the addition of the XP partition a waste of time and money personally. Check out my thread to see why I think this.

    http://www.thescienceforum.com/Third...nux-12089t.php
    "It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense." - Mark Twain
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