[ILUG-BOM] FOSS Landscape and History in India

Rushabh Mehta rmehta at gmail.com
Mon Nov 10 12:16:50 IST 2014

> The IT at School project by the Kerala govt was active much before 2001 and
> while initially suggesting proprietary software later moved to Free
> Software with KSTA's direct intervention

Thanks again for the links…So are there 2 groups in Kerala or is it all under one banner?

Here is another important link:


The trigger apparently was M$ stopping support for WinXP - and State of Kerala did not want to pay upgrade fees.. Which totally makes sense.

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