Doc Searls' trials and tribulations with Linux on the laptop.
Yes, Dan said, IBM will be offering both a Linux desktop and a Linux laptop–this year. IBM, Dan reported, has 15,000 house testers using Linux on the desktop. When Jeff said this was “going to make Doc very happy”, Dan replied, “Anything we can do to make Doc happy is okay.”, or words to that effect. The quote comes from Jeff's own memory of the conversation.