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Louis Round Wilson Knowledge Trust

Paul, · Categories: Alumni and other friends, General, Information Commons

Last night, with much pomp — our faculty in their finest academic regalia; even me –, the Louis Round Wilson Knowledge Trust was initiated with the induction of the following members:

Red Hat on $100 laptop

Paul, · Categories: General, Information Commons

Talking with a Red Hat exec yesterday and learned that he had seen several prototypes of the MIT $100 laptop. He had actually turned the crank to drive one prototype; it works (ok, it works on one prototype model). At least one prototype will be ready for the big announcement by Nick Negroponte on November 17th.
And he says that the Linux that will be on the prototype will be Red Hat (Fedora or RHEL?).