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Old 02-05-2010, 11:50 AM   #1
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LXer: New approach sought with open source desktops


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Horizons Regional Council "would be remiss not to investigate alternatives" to Microsoft on the desktop, as it has a responsibility to the ratepayers that fund it to spend their money wisely, says William Gordon, IT team leader at the council.

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Old 02-05-2010, 11:55 AM   #2
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It's more about cost rather than "open source". As always, good enough to use, not good enough to pay for.
 
  


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