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 OpenOffice.org, Firefox and an open source email client.
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RE: Excellent news but ...
by Kroc on Mon 27th Nov 2006 12:25 UTC in reply to "Excellent news but ..."
Kroc
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2005-11-10

Political stunt!? This is France, not America, give them some credit.

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RE[2]: Excellent news but ...
by ronaldst on Mon 27th Nov 2006 13:13 in reply to "RE: Excellent news but ..."
ronaldst Member since:
2005-06-29

LOL

that was great sarcasm.

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RE[3]: Excellent news but ...
by wibbit on Mon 27th Nov 2006 14:43 in reply to "RE[2]: Excellent news but ..."
wibbit Member since:
2006-03-22

You know I would love to know why you get marked down for being sarci about France.

And yet the other guy gets marked up for being sarci about America.

Me smells double standards, both comments should be taken as humour, or neither.

Personally I would have said some thing more along the lines of "The french choose striking as the favourite form of politcal pressure".

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RE[2]: Excellent news but ...
by ma_d on Mon 27th Nov 2006 16:30 in reply to "RE: Excellent news but ..."
ma_d Member since:
2005-06-29

Yea, we know, that's why we're worried...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Revolution

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