Linked by weildish on Thu 12th Feb 2009 04:43 UTC
Linux Cuba recently launched its own answer to Windows this week, or, in the bigger picture, what the Cubans are calling "US Hegemony." Nova, the new open source OS being offered by the Cuban government, is being made to boot out US-based Microsoft products.
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RE[3]: Can it be downloaded?
by weildish on Thu 12th Feb 2009 23:36 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Can it be downloaded?"
weildish
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2008-12-06

No idea if it can be downloaded outside of the country, but I did a half-minutes' search on Google and found that it's based off of Gentoo.

http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/62558/software-libre-cuba-...

There's also a link to a video that shows the OS in action:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTXIzaxfox4

Interesting...

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RE[4]: Can it be downloaded?
by TBPrince on Fri 13th Feb 2009 09:45 in reply to "RE[3]: Can it be downloaded?"
TBPrince Member since:
2005-07-06

No idea if it can be downloaded outside of the country, but I did a half-minutes' search on Google and found that it's based off of Gentoo. http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/62558/software-libre-cuba-... There's also a link to a video that shows the OS in action: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTXIzaxfox4 Interesting...


Nice links. Thanks.

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RE[4]: Can it be downloaded?
by steogede2 on Fri 13th Feb 2009 14:15 in reply to "RE[3]: Can it be downloaded?"
steogede2 Member since:
2007-08-17



I love the spanglish in the video.

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