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I understand why no source now. I click on preferences and instead of popping up a local preference dialog, I am taken to a web page webpage that looks like for my preferences. And look at that, there is my directory structure listed smack dab at the top. And also when I set preferences or index, tcp ports are opened to So, that makes me wonder. No source code, preferences are web based, leading me to believe that a) you are doing more snooping than you should be, or Cool refer to a.

So Google, are you the first Spy Ware application for Linux? I think you are! Now get off my damn system and shoo fly!

Linux users around the world that may not know, but Linux already has what Google is attempting, and guess what?

More Here.

Also: Google Desktop: having a look

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