Linked by ddc_ on Thu 2nd Feb 2012 23:22 UTC
Slackware, Slax There are different reasons people use Unix-like operating systems, including configurable, availability free of charge, powerful command line interface an many more. Some people are motivated by the moral issue: they reject non-free software. Specifically for such users Free Software Foundation developed Guidelines for Free System Distributions and created the list of absolutely free ("as in freedom") distributions. In this article we are going to look at the most recent entry on the list - Parabola GNU/Linux.
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I understand the choices expect for one
by Lennie on Fri 3rd Feb 2012 00:35 UTC
Lennie
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2007-09-22

encourages the use of non-free Software as a service (Google SafeBrowsing)


What is wrong with Google SafeBrowsing exactly ?

It occasionally downloads a database from Google, which blocks websites (which can still be bypassed) is created by, among others, people working at a university who do security research (if I remember correctly).

Maybe there is something wrong with the license of the database ?

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