Linux Journal: Linux in Government: Will Schwarzenegger Terminate Windows?
Sep 03, 2004, 22:00 (2 Talkback[s])
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"In a paper called 'The Open Source Desktop Experience,' Michael
Cave--knowingly or not--assumes the role of a cleverly camouflaged
comrade. Follow the argument made in that paper, and it will
undermine Governor Schwarzenegger's budget saving open-source
initiative in California.
"Whereas other Californians have described real financial
savings over a period of years in a paper called 'SO10 Explore Open
Source Alternatives,' Cave presents a misleading view of
open-source desktops. The savings discussed in the SO10 paper are
available, and we discuss them below..."