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My MissionMy observations and opinions about IT are based on 40 years of use in science and technology and lately, in education. I like IT that is fast, cost-effective and reliable. I do not care whether my solution is the same as yours. I like to think for myself.
My first use of GNU/Linux in 2001 was so remarkably better than what I had been using, I feel it is important work to share GNU/Linux with the world. I have been blessed by working in schools where students and school systems have benefited by good, modular software easily installed in most systems.
I have shown GNU/Linux to thousands of students and hundreds of teachers over the years and will continue in some way doing that until I die in spite of the opposition.
Daily Archives: October 21, 2011
October 21, 2011 — The Minister of Public Safety — Bill entitled “An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Firearms Act” is on the Order Paper for introduction on Monday, 2011-10-24, the start of the muzzle-loader deer season … Continue reading
SJVN found a great story for the week, a guy who had his GNU/Linux server fail. What was the problem? An update to GNOME failed. Apparently he was using a GUI to manage the server. That’s not wrong especially if … Continue reading
M$ has persuaded ELCOT to push that other OS on notebook PCs to be supplied to students in southern India. This looks like EDGI all over again as the cost will be enormous. ELCO revised the tender documents in a … Continue reading