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Old 10-16-2008, 10:30 PM   #1
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LXer: How Linux Helped 5 Poverty-Stricken Governments


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So the government decided to use free software; in the beginning due to its low cost, but soon they realized that free software is a powerful tool to provide “technological independence” and avoid reliance on global conglomerates and monopolies.

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