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[2]: Things to consider
by ma_d on Mon 27th Nov 2006 18:17 UTC in reply to "RE: Things to consider"
ma_d
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2005-06-29

Yea, in general my 192MB system ran much better with KDE than it has with WinXP. The window manager itself sucks up ram like none other, but the applications are tiny as a result of the code reuse.

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