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A Judge's World: Leveraging Open Source Software

Jul 13, 2006, 23:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by HoN. Yatindra Singh)

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"FUD is an abbreviation of fear, uncertainty and doubt; it is often a salesman strategy: spreading false rumours of fear, uncertainty and doubt regarding others' products. Open source software (OSS) is its victim. In our country no one has to do it about OSS: it arises because of ignorance. I am glad that in 9th National e-Governance Conference, we are discussing OSS and open standards: due to their nature and our strength, they can play crucial role in IT world.

"A computer programme consists of two parts: Source Code and Object Code. Computers do not understand our language and we don't understand theirs..."

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