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Richard Stallman calls Ubuntu spyware

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http://www.linuxandlife.com –  In a recent post on the Free Software Foundation blog, Richard Stallman has called upon Linux advocates to reject Ubuntu, claiming the Amazon search integration in the Ubuntu 12.10  contains dangerous "surveillance code."  The creator of the GNU Project accuses Canonical for including a search feature in the latest version that sends packets to Canonical's own servers without alerting the user. According to Stallman, the mere fact that Canonical chose to include surveillance code in Ubuntu is damaging to the entire free software community, because users have come to expect (Distributions)