Wired: Spaniards Consider Putting on Tux
May 09, 2003, 18:00 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michelle Delio)
"Spain's Juan Alberto Belloch is running for office on the
'Linux platform'--betting his political future on the power and
appeal of open-source software.
"Belloch, candidate for mayor of Zaragoza, plans to build a
network of 'Open Cities' across Spain, each with its own team of
technical experts charged with developing open-source software for
use within the city and throughout the country.
"Belloch also plans to turn the province of Aragón into
an international showcase for the benefits of open-source
development. Zaragoza is the capital city of Aragón..."