"After close on two year's research Bridges.org this week
released the findings of its study into the use of free/open source
and proprietary software in public computer centres. The report
finds that while free and open source software(FOSS) is
increasingly being used in community centres there are still many
challenges for the widespread adoption of FOSS.
"Chief among these are the persistent lack of open source
skills, lack of awareness and the lack of relevant
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