The Register: Vienna Goes Oh! for Open Source
Nov 22, 2005, 13:45 (2 Talkback[s])
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"The city of Vienna's move to open source is going well but will
never embrace every desktop machine.
"Vienna's IT director Erwin Gillich told the Reg: 'It's all
going well. We carried out a study two years ago looking at how
many desktop machines we could move to Linux. The percentage is
higher now but still not 100 per cent.' Gillich said the council
would ignore some desktop machines which would be too difficult to
move to Linux. Gillich said some applications would not work
properly on Linux..."