Selling Linux to Windows Users
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Thu Dec 11 16:43:38 UTC 2008
Dotan Cohen wrote:
> 2008/12/11 norman <norman at littletank.org>:
>>From my experience the most useful and flexible financial software is
>> that marketed by Sage. There are several versions suitable for
>> business from small to large. I used to teach computerised accounting
>> and Sage was the only software considered to be suitable for training
>> and examination. I have written to them some 3 years ago when Ubuntu
>> was getting going but received the standard reply that they had no
>> plans to port their software to Linux.
imo, there is no accounting software to beat SQL-Ledger... The biggest
problem with it is that it's all written in Perl :-(
> Wow, their website is terrible. It assumes a specific browser width,
> features, such as dropdown lists.
I haven't looked, but the usual reason to do that is that HTML forms do
dropdown lists _very_ badly.
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