Daily Archives: Tuesday, 11-Dec-2001

I don’t think I could punish this fellow very severly over this.

A Vermont jail inmate who broke out of the facility to go on a beer run was caught when he tried to sneak back in.

Certainly this is a fellow that can be trusted. lol

It appears that a lot of foreign governments are choosing Linux as their operating system.

“A lot of countries feel uncomfortable having the fate of their computer infrastructure in the hands of a large American software company,” said Eric Raymond of the Open Source Initiative, an advocacy group.

That makes an awful lot of sense to me. Security comes into play in a lot of things. One big security issue that governments face is what if the company that is supplying a mission critical component to some aspect of governance is located in a country that suddenly becomes your enemy?