[Gllug] Puke - Berlin Bundestag will switch to Outlook and Exchange

Nix nix at esperi.org.uk
Thu Jun 21 20:02:02 UTC 2007

On 21 Jun 2007, Juergen Schinker spake thusly:

> Caroline Ford schrieb:
>> On Thu, 2007-06-21 at 16:03 +0100, Juergen.Schinker wrote:
>>> today is a bad day for Open Source
>> What do they use now? 
> link is german
> http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/91524
> winfiler and other MS-DOS Crap

So the Bundestag are moving from DOS to Windows. And this is relevant to
a Linux list how?

I mean, this is the *Bundestag*. You can't expect them to migrate to
something until half the Länder have tried it in the same capacity, and
even then they'll tread carefully (and rightly so).

> and i thaught they had a lot of Linux - Server

They probably still do. Among other things, I know a *lot* of sites
using Linux boxes running SpamAssassin as antispam relays in front of

I hate Exchange and Outlook with a violent passion, but this decision
really isn't all that irrational.

`... in the sense that dragons logically follow evolution so they would
 be able to wield metal.' --- Kenneth Eng's colourless green ideas sleep
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