Linked by Eugenia Loli on Tue 18th Apr 2006 17:49 UTC
Linux Efforts to bring glitzy new graphics to Linux are fueling an old conflict: Does proprietary software belong in open-source Linux? The issue involves software modules called drivers, which plug into the kernel at the heart of the open-source operating system. Drivers let software communicate with hardware such as network adapters, hard drives and video cards.
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RE[5]: I'm all for it.
by Moulinneuf on Tue 18th Apr 2006 23:50 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: I'm all for it."
Moulinneuf
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2005-07-06

Read the article :

http://www.zdnetasia.com/news/software/0,39044164,39352584,00.htm

http://www.zdnetasia.com/news/software/0,39044164,39352584-2,00.htm

I dont read whats in your mind ...

Yes its unethical to use proprietary software on GNU/Linux , just be happy its not illegal and thats its tolerated for conveniance and out of respect for choice.

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