‘The era of closed formats is dead’

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| One of the best ways to ensure this happens is for the likes of you and your
| readers to keep sending ODF documents to government agencies and requiring
| that they accept them. Most departments have a plan for fuller support in
| 2008/2009.
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http://www.tectonic.co.za/?p=2492


Weeks ago:

CSIR to switch 2300 users to Ubuntu Linux

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| Parastal CSIR, South Africa’s national science and technology research
| organisation, is readying to switch most of its more than 2300 staff to using
| Ubuntu Linux as their default desktop
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http://www.tectonic.co.za/?p=2448