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    Re: There is a scary discussion on the Ubuntu Developers mail list.

    Quote Originally Posted by NJC View Post
    I read the article and the proposal doesn't frighten me. This seems a reasonable and worthwhile pursuit (from article):
    Kind of a strange way of putting freedom. The freedom to only install software from sources that are approved. Sounds like something Microsoft would come up with.
    Thats trading freedom for security. Each time I have seen this happen you loose freedom and never get security.
    Lets see how it sounds when applied to something else.
    Lets improve breathing by limiting the sources of air.
    Last edited by Kilz; October 1st, 2007 at 11:30 PM.
    I trust Microsoft as far as I could comfortably spit a dead rat

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