[Linux-aus] Request for Grant under the Linux Australia Grants Program: UK Open Standards Consultation

Matthew Lye matthew.lye at ubuntu.com
Thu May 10 11:42:44 EST 2012

I would also consider this to be a good idea because of the way that we
tend to adopt UK policy.

Even discounting this look at ITIL and Prince2 for examples of how UK Govt
policies and reference materials have a way of making a large impact.

-Matthew Lye

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On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 11:15 AM, Noel Butler <noel.butler at ausics.net>wrote:

> **
> On Thu, 2012-05-10 at 10:36 +1000, Brendan Scott wrote:
>  Unfortunately, Australian Governments tend not to want to be the first at doing anything, particularly in this area.  If you ever go to a parliamentary inquiry they will always ask you what the rest of the world has done.  It is somewhat frustrating when, for example you've established "A implies B and A" they won't accept " therefore B" unless some other government has, but that just seems to be the way it is.
>  Aint that the truth.
> I think this is a good idea and should be supported.
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