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Putin Orders Russian Move to GNU/Linux

Dec 28, 2010, 16:34 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Glyn Mody)

"[Via Google Translate: Prime Minister Vladimir Putin signed a plan for transition of power structures and the federal budget [to] free software. According to the document, the introduction of Linux in government should begin in II quarter 2012.

"Today it became known that Prime Minister Vladimir Putin signed a document which describes the timetable for the transition of power structures on free software (OSS)."

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