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Microsoft loves Linux so much it wants someone else to build distros for its Windows Store

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"Maybe the fact Microsoft are starting to embrace Linux as a "choice" in windows 10 is not about giving the user choice"

It's primarily for user convenience. For instance Developers can run legacy *nix text command line type tools without the bother of installing another OS on something.

"but a get out of jail free card with a future bios change that takes away choice."

Microsoft don't control manufacturer BIOS in general.

"UEFI which was a good start but not quite there "

Which had little to do with Microsoft.

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