French government switches to Ubuntu

Daniel Robitaille robitaille at
Sun Mar 11 06:54:05 GMT 2007

On 3/10/07, Jonathan Carter <jonathan at> wrote:
>  From the Fridge:
> """
> The French Parliament looks to be the next big Ubuntu switcher according
> to reports. Recently the Parliament produced an official government
> report that recommended the use of free software over proprietary
> software. The switch to free software is expected to provide a
> substantial savings to the tax-payers according to the government study.
> """
> By the way, shouldn't that just be "Ubuntu", I thought that the "Linux"
> part was dropped after the discussion about "Ubuntu GNU/Linux" vs
> "Ubuntu Linux"?
> -Jonathan

yes, it should have been "Ubuntu" instead of "Ubuntu Linux".  It has
now been corrected.


Daniel Robitaille

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