Linked by Howard Fosdick on Sat 24th Nov 2012 17:52 UTC
Editorial Do you depend on your computer for your living? If so, I'm sure you've thought long and hard about which hardware and software to use. I'd like to explain why I use generic "white boxes" running open source software. These give me a platform I rely on for 100% availability. They also provide a low-cost solution with excellent security and privacy.
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RE[2]: Comment by wigry
by lucas_maximus on Tue 27th Nov 2012 15:23 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by wigry"
lucas_maximus
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- there are security issues [underlying OS should not be susceptible to malware attacks/infections. This automatically excludes Windows ecosystem].


That is a load of crap, fair statement in the year 2000 ... but today it is utter rubbish.

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