Economic Times: Now, Log In in Any of 11 Tongues
Sep 18, 2003, 00:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Abhijiy Majumder)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"One of the world's most potent technology counter-cultures is
sinking its hook deeper into the government of India, ironically an
establishment long famous for resisting change.
"The government is releasing GNU/Linux, a computer platform that
challenges the brute marketing might of Microsoft, in 11 Indian
languages by the year-end.
"As part of Project Indix, the government has already released
Linux in Hindi. While five more language releases is lined up for
Thursday, the technology will be available in six more local
languages in three or four months..."