[EuroPython] government money, socialism et al.

Konrad Hinsen hinsen@cnrs-orleans.fr
15 Feb 2002 14:00:52 +0100

Paul Browning <paul.browning@bristol.ac.uk> writes:

> It's an interesting space to watch. Wasn't a French minister
> recently singing the praises of OSS?

I don't remember, but OpenSource is a topic of discussion in the
French parliament, as it is in Germany, by the way. But it seems that
all those activities remain at the stage of showing interest, without
actuall adopting OpenSource programs for government/parliament work.

> http://www.govtalk.gov.uk/rfc/rfc_document.asp?docnum=429
> http://www.govtalk.gov.uk/rfc/rfc_document.asp?docnum=430
> (And yes, don't use Netscape 4 or you can't see the pages.
> Open government or what?)

I can read the PDF versions running Opera 5 under Linux. What's
the problem with Netscape 4?

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