If anyone wanted to try Linux for a long time, but just never had a good reason to - now is as good time as any to do this.
@drq так оно же прям громогласно трещало месяц назад где-то. Все техноблоги поорали - майки заморозят хостс файл.
Уходить с Винды надо было еще во времена Висты, когда стало понятно, куда все идет.
> If you want control why would you even use a proprietary system?
The thing is, people do in fact want control. My point was to show how they're chipping away your control on the proprietary systems, little by little, until there's nothing left in the end, and the only true way to regain the control is to use free software.
> Because as sad as it is, they don't care enough to switch services.
No, it's because of network effect.
A lot of people would readily switch services if people who they connect with using said services did the same.
Nobody 'wants' Facebook. Not many are using Facebook just because Facebook logo turns them on. Everybody wants to talk to their friends.
@drq I just tested this on my windows 10 laptop. Not only did it give the same "error" message, but it also reset my hosts file to default. 🗡️
@david Attempt to null-route microsoft.com via hosts file fails with an obviously bullshit explanation.
Русская нода социальной сети "Мастодонт", части Fediverse - всемирной федерации социальных сетей. Зона общения, свободная от рекламы и шпионажа, теперь и в России.