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What does the free OS mean?

Netflix only functions on desktop operating systems with Silverlight, a Microsoft plugin for some browsers that only is supported on modern OS X versions and Windows. Additionally, there is a native Android and iOS version. People who want to watch it on Linux, are forced to something extremely impractical like emulate Android - it is a closed system.

This proposal is really important to cross platform vendor agnostic support:


The free operating systems?

Sorry for being melodramatic. I meant Linux :D. And evinugur has listed exactly what my problem with Netflix is.

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