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Re: [SLUG] Linux on an xbox
- To: Dave <dave_slug@xxxxxxxx>, SLUG <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Linux on an xbox
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 6 May 2004 14:41:35 +1000
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<quote who="Rick Welykochy">
> Pardon my ignorance, but why did MS deploy the Xbox using Linux instead of
> one of their own operating systems, perhaps Windows CE?
> Is this a tacit admission by them that their own offerings are not up to
> scratch in the gaming dept?
Er, they certainly didn't ship Linux. It's a half-baked CE/NT mish-mash.
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