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Linux Hacker Forced to Use Windows

bleahy
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Posted August 27, 2007 - By bleahy

The ex-admin of EliteTorrents is under 5 months of house arrest after serving jail time is being forced by Uncle Sam to use Windows.

The government is not able to monitor his computer use on Linux and is keeping him confined to Windows for the remainder of his house arrest.

For a Linux geek, this is basically the death penalty.

Engadget: Linux user forced to use Windows as part of home confinement

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