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I just found this on digg - not good for all us linux dual booters.

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2006/04...neier_infosec/

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This encryption technology also has the effect of frustrating the exchange of data needed in a dual boot system. "You could look at BitLocker as anti-Linux because it frustrates dual boot,"
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If that isn't illegal it should be.
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Originally Posted by rippon
If that isn't illegal it should be.
Himm... and you thought the new Monopoly game was just another new game board comming out with different address names and higher prices on real estate, homes and motels
    
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its not really that hard to get around.. most computers will let you pick a harddrive to boot from.. just install the os on each drive by itself.. instead of using grub or lilo or the bootloarder from vista.. just pick which drive ya want to boot up and there ya go.. no big deal really
    
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Except for people that use one harddrive/array and just partition it into two. Also, by the time Vista stops sucking, I'm sure those crazy linux programmers will create something to get around that. Besides, Vista has been pushed back so far and stripped of so many features, it may not even be worth it at all when it comes out. Hell, this feature may even get stripped... lol
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