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InfoWorld: Opening the Desktop

May 17, 2002, 23:30 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Russell Pavlicek)

[ Thanks to Jason Greenwood for this link. ]

I normally don't like to write about open-source efforts until they are fairly mature, but some ideas are just too good to ignore.

"One such effort is the newly announced OpenCD Project (http://www.theopencd.org ). Its concept is very simple, so simple in fact that if the current team fails to follow through on it, I have no doubt that someone else will.

"The first premise of the OpenCD project is to deliver a number of mature, useful, open-source desktop solutions on a single CD. Now that is hardly unique, but the second premise may be: The goal is to run on Windows and perhaps Mac OS..."

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