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#13452 - 10/24/02 11:51 PM Xbox version of Linux finished  
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A hacker group specializing in software for Microsoft's Xbox announced late Monday the release of the first full version of Linux for the game console.

Need i say more ?
no i dont think so.....

http://news.com.com/2100-1040-961243.html

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http://xbox-linux.sourceforge.net/screenshots.php

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#13453 - 10/25/02 12:50 AM Re: Xbox version of Linux finished  
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I had heard that Microsoft's efforts on fighting modchips had hurt the linux effort on xbox. With the changing of some of the internal components I know it rendered all the current modchips useless. There has been some new modchips out on the market already for the reconfigured xbox, but I haven't heard anything about linux concerning this. That article mentions needing a modchip to run the xbox-linux, and since linux is that versatile it shouldn't be an issue.

Just thought I'd throw that in here.

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#13454 - 10/25/02 01:02 AM Re: Xbox version of Linux finished  
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naw it's just Microsoft not sure about linux (jk or maybe not). Yet good deal.


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#13455 - 10/25/02 02:37 AM Re: Xbox version of Linux finished  
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naw it's just Microsoft not sure about linux (jk or maybe not). Yet good deal.
No matter how I read that I can't make sense out of it. What are you talking about hkzknight?

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#13456 - 10/25/02 03:52 AM Re: Xbox version of Linux finished  
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MS shut down ALOT of the modchip makers also

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#13457 - 10/25/02 08:22 PM Re: Xbox version of Linux finished  
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Sorry I tend not to make sense a lot. I was saying they didn't want linux on Xbox at first, why they [censored] up the mod chips etc... But now they gave in... Was sort of joking, lol sry. That's MS, they don't want mod chips, they want to rule all.


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