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 No.12005

Do you use any non opensource software and why?

 No.12007

At work yes because I have no other choice.

At home:
> Your GNU/Linux is infected with 58 proprietary packages out of 1929 total installed.
> Your Stallman Freedom Index is 96.99
It only lists 12 packages though, and most of them are firmware.

 No.12015

>>12005
yes. Im not a fanatic

 No.12021

Yes.
>basically everything at work
>nvidia drivers
>probably other blobs
>installed PES in wine for 4CC
>installed a certain social media app inside a VM
>old win7 boot for emergency use

 No.12033

>>12015
Stallman is not a fanatic, he is just very principled.
and what stallman wants is not unreasonable

 No.12071

>Do you use any non opensource software
Only wifi drivers.
>why?
So I can shitpost on leftypol wherever I happen to be.

 No.12106

>>12005
Nonfree javascript, Intelucode, nonfree coreboot components, Teamspeak,old pirated games through WINE

unfortunately I don't see any of these changing any time soon. I could try and migrate away from Teamspeak I guess

 No.12115

Vrms says 0.2% non-free packages.

 No.12121


 No.12150

>>12106
>Teamspeak
use Mumble instead
https://www.mumble.info/


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