[ILUG] Software Choice
paulr at maths.tcd.ie
Thu Dec 19 10:40:04 GMT 2002
> Will we ever see even an Irish Borough Council let alone a City embrace the
> Penguin? Not likely, since we're so dependent on M$ for jobs, IT image,
> revenue repatriation etc.
I am not so sure. With recent spending cutbacks I think more places
will consider Linux. I think the problem is one of awareness. Awareness
that M$ is totally insecure  and a lack of awareness that their is an
"MDAC: That flaw likely affected the more than 4 million Web sites..."
Has Open Source ever been raised in the Dail for debate?
I would love to see a general recommendation by Goverment
to adopt Open Source technology where possible.
A good place to start would be with the electronic voting
Who do we need to contact?
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