Mon Feb 7 10:29:41 EST 2005
There are groups within Industry Canada that are more than willing to move over to Linux and are doing everything they can to show that it would work well.
On Wed, 10 Jul 2002 12:25:20 -0400 (EDT)
"David F. Skoll" <dfs at roaringpenguin.com> wrote:
> I'm glad to see the list is closed to non-subscribers.
> Somewhat related to the PWGSC message Milan posted earlier: A source
> of mine tells me that PWGSC is being audited by Micro$oft. This same
> source tells me that M$ is supplying the auditing software (how
> convenient...), and further, that the auditing software has
> incorrectly counted installed software on at least two machines
> (over-charging, of course...)
> Industry Canada was also audited and paid over $300K to M$, but they
> didn't think to check the accuracy of the auditing software.
> What a racket. This is a scandal which, in a just world, would
> knock Groupe-Action right off the news.
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