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Companies that sell computers with GNU/Linux preinstalled

There are computers capable of running with only free software. These computers put the user in complete control of per computer and are endorsed by FSF's Respects Your Freedom (RYF) certification program. For a list of companies that sell this type of computers, look at fsf.org/ryf.

There are also computers that come pre-installed with a fully free GNU/Linux operating system but require the use of a proprietary BIOS and if it is an Intel computer, it might contain Intel ME, which is a backdoor. These computers are not certified by the FSF's Respects Your Freedom (RYF) certification program. For list of companies that sell this type of computers, look here.

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