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Re: [News] Asus Eee PC Produces More Linux Source Code

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____/ Terry Porter on Tuesday 13 Oct 2009 23:05 : \____

> On Tue, 13 Oct 2009 18:49:46 +0000, 7 wrote:
>> Roy Schestowitz wrote:
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>>> Asus Eee PC 1008HA Linux source code now available
>>> ,----[ Quote ]
>>> | The Asus Eee PC 1008HA is a thin and light | netbook that weighs just
>>> 2.4 pounds and | measures just an inc thick. It was the first | Asus
>>> netbook to be feature the new âSeashellâ | style design. And itâs
>>> currently only | available with Windows XP, even though Asus | was a
>>> pioneer in putting Linux on netbooks. |
>>> | But this weekend Asus did something | interesting. The company posted
>>> Linux source | code for the Asus Eee PC 1008HA. In fact, | there are 5
>>> different downloads, ranging in | size 299Mb to 488MB. I have no idea
>>> what the | difference is between one and the other, and | Iâm not
>>> entirely sure whatâs contained in the | files yet. But if I had to
>>> guess, Iâd say | that Asus is preparing to launch a version of | the
>>> Eee PC 1008HA that runs Moblin Linux. `----
>>> http://www.liliputing.com/2009/10/asus-eee-pc-1008ha-linux-source-code-
>> now-available.html
>> Google had best proactively sue in advance micoshaft corporation for
>> threatening Asus and retailers with back handers to stop stocking Google
>> Android and sell micoshaft crap.
>> Its going to happen any way as with Asus and their Linux PCs in the
>> past, so Google may as well hire private dicks now and pay Asus
>> management and retailers for any information that may lead to a
>> prosecution and damage money.
> Good point, and won't that be a fun to watch :)

ASUS seems to be getting back to some more Linux.

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