Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 27th Nov 2006 10:55 UTC, submitted by Jean Claude
Linux French députés' offices will be equipped with a Linux operating system and open source productivity software. There will be 1154 French parliamentary workstations running on an open source OS, with, Firefox and an open source email client.
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by merkoth on Mon 27th Nov 2006 11:26 UTC
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This is getting really interesting. I hope this kind of actions put some pressure over Microsoft and some software vendors like Adobe to make software and file formats a bit more non-Windows friendly.

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