25 July 2010

How Politics in India try to kill FOSS

C Umashankar (an IAS Officer) is a well known name in Indian FOSS community. An ardent supporter of FOSS, the Tamil Nadu bureaucrat has been instrumental in implementing FOSS solutions in several e-governance processes ranging from documentation to servers. He regaled his young audience with two inspiring talks on “Why free software is going to rule the world”.   from -
You can read his interview on this -

Now he has been suspended by Govt  -
I looks like a well planned attack. I do not think that person like Umashankar will do this.

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