Canadian Gov RFI on FOSS

mcr at mcr at
Fri Feb 6 15:14:36 UTC 2009

>>>>> "Corey" == Corey Burger <corey.burger at> writes:
    Corey> Seems our Government is asking "Industry" to send it information about
    Corey> FOSS and has put out an RFI about it:

    Corey> I propose we (as ubuntu-ca) write up a response and send it
    Corey> off under 
    Corey> the name of Ubuntu Canada. We can be sure that MS and all the
    Corey> little

  Sure, a good idea. 

  There are two wiki to be aware of:
    one on oops. I can't find that one.

  Also be aware that the RFI does not say open source.
  It says, "No cost Licensed Software", so it would include, for
instance IE7.

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