[Linux-aus] Re: [Osia-discuss] Help with a political approach to Open Source please :)

Pia Waugh greebo at pipka.org
Thu Oct 6 06:26:02 UTC 2005

Hi Adam,

<quote who="Adam Kennedy">

> Beyond just the deficit-influencing factors involved, you could also be 
> removing a large amount of process costs across practically every 
> industry in the entire country.

You're right, I hadn't thought of that, thankyou!
> And another point, "good for small business". As open source matures, it 
> means that small businesses can adopt more powerful software systems 
> much earlier in their growth.

True, sweet.
> And they can add new employees as fast as they like with no additional 
> licensing costs.

> When you are struggling for cash and need to expand quickly, Open Source 
> is much more flexible.

I'll repost the items after I've gone through everyones ideas :) 


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