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Old 12-04-2004, 05:26 PM   #1
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Risk of Linux P2P vs. Windows P2P software

Is there any more risk for the Windows users than us even though where connecting to the same networks?
Old 12-04-2004, 05:52 PM   #2
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I was wondering this as well...if you mean risks as in being fined etc....
Old 12-04-2004, 07:14 PM   #3
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In legal terms of sharing copywrited files, how on earth could there be a difference in liability between windows and linux users? In terms of spyware/adware/malware, then a lot of the stuff floating around the networks probably wouldn't do much, if any damage to a linux machine because they'd mostly be written for Windows.


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