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InternetWeek: Why Users Choose BSD Over Linux Or Commercial Software

In this InternetWeek article, the author answers: "why I chose BSD", highlighting the licensing, simplicity, stable kernel and drivers, packages (and ports), and various features.

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Fourth, with the BSDs there is almost no loss of usable applications. Since all of them implement in-kernel support for Linux system calls, most Linux binaries run under BSD without need to recompile. ...

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