ubuntu-ca Digest, Vol 8, Issue 5

Corey Burger corey.burger at gmail.com
Mon Nov 7 19:34:59 UTC 2005

On 11/6/05, Daniel Robitaille <robitaille at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > Moreover, we have to make our politicians aware that switching to and
> > promoting Open Source software is necessary to:
> > * save in operating cost (so the government Canada do not have to pay
> > huge amounts of $ in proprietary software)
> To my best knowledge  during the last federal election (or maybe it
> was the one before the last one) only the the Green Party had
> something to that effect in their electoral platform.

I asked every single candidate at the last federal election, but none
knew about it. The Green Party candidate thought it was a good idea.


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