A personal computer for Rs. 9,990 (plus taxes). That is HCL's "PC for India," unveiled here on Monday
and linux it is !
Mr. Maran said initially Microsoft operating system was considered for the Rs. 9,990 PC. But since it was expensive, Linux was opted for. "We are going to start, by the end of this month or the beginning of next month, an open source centre for developing open source in Chennai," he said.