[Talk] Re: [Linux-aus] Sun Strikes Software Deal With United Kingdom

Con Zymaris conz at cyber.com.au
Tue Dec 9 11:24:37 EST 2003

On Mon, Dec 08, 2003 at 04:32:10PM +1100, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <quote who="Con Zymaris">
> > News is sketchy, but I've seen reports that maybe 800,000 desktops might
> > go to this Java-Linux desktop in the UK department of health alone.
> (For all the sledging of Sun's business viability you hear around the place,
> they sure seem to be kicking a lot of goals. And for us, too!)


Curious name though, huh? "The Java Desktop Environment". Seems like it's 
95% Linux to me ;-)

Anyway, for those keen:

 Sun Java Desktop System and its siblings battle Microsoft Windows/Office

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