1356613 story Lotus Notes server to come to linux 63 Posted by sengan on Monday January 18, 1999 @12:18PM from the not-da-client dept. Lotus CEO Jeff Papows announced to an exuberant crowd at Lotusphere99 that the Lotus Notes server will be ported to Linux, albeit not as open source. It should be available later this year. This is a U-turn for Papows. made clear it was the server.