Can Linux kill off Microsoft?
Posted on: 02/07/2000 10:22 PM

I came across this article on from the The Sunday Times . I for one would like to see more aggresive competion in the OS market. Anyway, here's a clip to get the fire started.
One serious rival can threaten the launch next week of Bill Gates's billion-dollar system, Windows 2000. DANNY O'BRIEN weighs up the power of Linux's penguin.

Another year, another Windows. On February 17, Microsoft will begin the roll-out of its latest and greatest deal. Windows 2000 is the new operating system, developed at a cost of $1billion, set to begin a new wave of frenzied upgrades among those who must have the latest environment for their PCs. A snip at upwards of