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Re: [school-discuss] partial success integrating linux into the localschools
Hi: What a truly remarkable story. I wish this would get to the lwn.net
list, and on to mainstream media, and delivered personally to each
elected official in our federal, state and local governments!
Jon Adam wrote:
> We are pleased to announce that we have convinced the local high school,
> to turn one computer lab into an entire Open Source system. We donated 15
> PCs and installed Redhat 7.3 on 14 pcs as workstations, and setup the last
> as a file, print, and mail server for them. I got an email from the
> teacher of the class and he said that in 1 month's time now, they have not
> had to reboot one machine, in the other lab, (window's based) they just
> had a virus go through and take out the entire districts network, other
> than our computer lab, and the two elementary schools, in which we have
> setup linux file servers for them using samba. So at these two schools,
> all of the computers that don't use email are fine.
> I got a call this morning from the head of the school board wanting to
> know what it would cost to switch more machines over. I told him,
> "nothing, that is the beauty of Open Source Software."
> Just figured I would share.
Hollywood's BPDG Group ?!?
Never heard of them. What did they do in technology
except manage to put on their tie without accidentaly killing
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