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Re: [vox] linux in schools or municipalities



out here in roseville area i have yet to see public school district 
that uses linux. They  all seem to use microsoft for everything 
including webservers. Not a good idea if you ask me.

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> On Thursday 05 September 2002 08:39 am, ME wrote:
> > I responded to you on the nblug list, so I won't echo what I posted 
there.
> >
> > Within LUGOD, I *think* one or more users donated a Linux box to a 
school
> > and configured it for their use as a server. There has been 
discussion of
> > offered consulting to "help out the schools" with classes and what-
not,
> > but I am not sure of the state of these.
> 
> Yes, Davis Senior High School runs thier web page on a Linux server, 
and 
> there's also a mail server running linux. LUGOD donated one.
> 
> They really ought to be pushed to run linux on thier library kiosks, 
when I 
> went there they were always going down, and had to be locked down so 
thightly 
> that many webpages didn't work (javascript, prohipition on spaning of 
new 
> windows)
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