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From: Collette01@aol.com
Date: Sat, 18 Mar 2000 15:03:53 EST
Subject: Re: ATTN: Liz 
To: corbet@eklektix.com


Contact: Michelle Collette
         Product Manager

"A Whole New Company, A Whole New Product Line!"

    Memphis, Tennessee (March 18, 2000) -- Rick Collette, the creator and
former maintainer of the SPIRO-Linux Distribution, announced today that he
would be forming a new company; deepLinux.  While the primary focus is to
be the OEM market, Rick is also heading out embedded projects having to do
with game systems and network appliances.

    "deepLinux will be providing a line of customized Linux Distributions
for OEM's as well as a new line embedded systems aimed at home
entertainment.", said Rick Collette

    deepLinux is a Memphis based software and hardware company whose
mission is to provide OEM's with a customized Linux Distribution that can
be cobranded and called thier own.  For more information, please visit