Walmart Sells SuSE

By Deane Barker on July 15, 2003

Wal-Mart Adds SuSE-Based PCs As Linux Offerings Grow: They’ve sold Lindows machines for a while now, but this is good news for the Linux camp.

“Walmart.com has added the SuSE distribution to its PC lineup, and PC consumers can now purchase the Linux-based machines for under $300. The Microtel-designed systems will run SuSE’s 8.2 operating system and are the first to be sold with the SuSE Linux software pre-installed in the United States.”

Getting this in stores would be a huge step. There’s no replacement for sitting someone down in front of Gnome or KDE.

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