[oclug] Computer Programmers Rally for Bill
chris123 at magma.ca
Sat Aug 17 11:25:51 EDT 2002
On August 17, 2002 11:17 am, Tom Trottier wrote:
> More, there's a referendum in California to mandate state use of open
> source software!
And there is much discussion whether this "approach" is good on not on
slashdot and oreilly. Basically the discussion is focused on one of the main
tenants of OSS that being freedom of choice and whether legislative processes
that restrict users to source accessible software vendors restricts that
tenant, namely the freedom to choose. Interesting discussion.
see: http://www.oreillynet.com/pub/wlg/1840 <references within>
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