blog of helios: They Will Stop at Nothing
Jun 17, 2005, 01:00 (4 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"A recent blog told of my experience with jr. high school
teachers and yours truly walking them through the basics of
PCLinuxOS and OpenOffice. Just to fill in some of the blanks, I had
been working with the administration to try and get them to switch
to Open Source Software. This particular school expressed an
interest so I volunteered to help train a few teachers and then
they could in turn train others. It is looking like they are
serious about making the switch... at least until yesterday.
"My phone rang at about 10:30 AM. It was the Vice Principal of
the above-mentioned school and if his tone was any indication, he
was a bit agitated. Their Microsoft licensing expires in August of
this year it seems..."