After Mark Shuttleworth’s keynote at Ubuntu Live, he was asked if more PC manufacturers would be offering Ubuntu Linux in the future. His answer was “Absolutely.”
During a brief Q&A session after Mark Shuttleworth’s keynote here at Ubuntu Live, an audience member asked the Canonical founder if we’ll see more top-tier PC manufacturers offering Ubuntu pre-installed. “Absolutely,” Mark said, though he was coy about who exactly his company is talking to. He said he wasn’t ready to make any announcements today.
Ars Technica has an overview of the keynote here.