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Richard Stallman Explains Why Not SUSE

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Summary: In a new interview, Richard Stallman explains the problem with SUSE

From this new audio conversation we have extracted the following part.



Hess: "I believe some have switched to the SUSE distribution cause that was very popular. I think it started in Germany."

Stallman: "Yes, it did. S.u.S.E. was a German company. The sad thing about that distribution is that it has a lot of non-Free things in it. S.u.S.E. was bought by Novell, and Novell is famous for having signed a pact with Microsoft and it does various things that serve the interests of Microsoft."

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