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LinuxWorld: Gentlemens' Agreement

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One thing you notice on the show floor this year (besides the smoke from the Unisys booth, that is), is the distinct lack of certain vendors. Namely, IBM and HP, who usually have some sort of show floor presence at LinuxWorld.

Not this time. Oh, they're here. Each company has had some sort of customer fete, and IBM has their usual resevered meeting rooms to meet with press, customers, and the like. But no mega-giant booths dominating the ground and airspace here at the BCEC.

But here's what is really odd about this.

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