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The Inquirer: Is Freedows Linux a Better Windows than Lindows?

Nov 22, 2004, 23:30 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paulo RebĂȘlo)

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"Known as Lindows in the past, Linspire wouldn't have many problems if it was based in Brazil. For those who remember, Microsoft sued Lindows over its name alleging something like 'it could puzzle users.'

"In Brazil we have Freedows, a Linux-based operating system just like former Lindows. There are two interesting highlights, though. It's almost completely identical to Windows XP (Lindows wasn't that similar) and it has sort of the government hand on it.

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