How Dell is making Ubuntu more attractive
Jul 25, 2008, 21:30 (8 Talkback[s])
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"Dell began adding extra features last December when it
added DVD-playback to its systems shipping with Ubuntu 7.10.
Ordinary Linux can only play DVDs if they're not burdened with DRM
(Digital Rights Management) malware. By including InterVideo's
closed-source LinDVD DVD playback software users are able to
legally play DRM encrypted DVD movies."