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[seul-edu] Advocacy: More to support Linux acceptance in schools...
I recently got an email suggesting I attend a conference in Washington
supporting Linux (Linux Users Forum and Awards Presentations - 30 Oct
2000 - Wash. D.C. AWARDS... EXHIBIT AND SPONSOR OPPORTUNITIES)
The only thing that caught my eye was this snip....
"Twenty-six percent (26%) of federal installations have reported use of
operating system in their organization, as reported by IDC. IDC also
that "most of the government's sophisticated, back-office computers will
Linux by 2002.""
The thinking is, if the slow plodding United States Government will use
and embrace it, is it good enough to put in our schools? I like to