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Re: Department of Defense Has Its Own Distribution of GNU/Linux

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____/ Sinister Midget on Friday 22 Jul 2011 20:27 : \____

> On 2011-07-22, JeffM <jeffm_@xxxxxxxxx> claimed:
>> First, there were banks passing out Linux disks to do secure online
>> banking.
>> Now, DoD has seen the value of secure computing.
>> Pretty soon, that preinstalled easily-infected payware OS
>> will be universally recognized as just so much wasted disk space.
> Someday Windwoes may simply be included in virtual machines on a linux
> install, put there as demos to trick people into thinking they're
> worthwhile. But having the added benefit of lowering the cost of each
> linux machine sold at retail.

That's already what some OEMs do with fastboot systems (the user does
not see it). 

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