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ComputerWorld Philippines: Freeware OS attractive to schools

Jul 16, 1999, 05:49 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mayme P. Fernandez)

"A number of local schools are discovering that Linux can save them from inevitably increasing their tuition fees everytime they have to upgrade their computer systems."

"Educators who discussed the advantages of Linux in schools during last month's Linux '99 Open Source Conference in Makati, agreed that this free open-source operating system that can run on low-end machines can free them from the financial bounds of commercial software distribution and upgrades."

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