Tectonic: Microsoft and FLOSS Advocates Face Off at Sangonet
Mar 09, 2006, 19:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"A subtle battle of ideologies emerged at an open source plenary
held at the Sangonet 'ICTs for Civil Society' conference in
Johannesburg on Wednesday, as open source advocates and a Microsoft
representative shared center stage.
"Manager of the CSIR Open Source center, Nhlanhla Mabaso, opened
the plenary and quoted a clause from the 1955 Freedom Charter--a
historic charter adopted by the Congress of the People during South
Africa's liberation struggle..."