He isn't advocating making Windows open source, the petition states that
"the primary OS used in schools should be a free and open source
alternative" to windows.

Not idiotic at all. I've signed up.

Phil

On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 4:05 PM, Richard Lockwood <richard.lockw...@gmail.com
> wrote:

> Mm.  Very interesting.  If something as simple as a petition will make
> Windows free and open source, why has no-one thought of it before?
>
> Why do the idiots who start these petitions never have any kind of
> grasp of grammar?  Or proof reading?
>
> Would you take anyone seriously who turned up on your doorstep
> dribbling from the mouth, telling you "it's all bout the lu1z"?
>
> No.  Nothing to see here - move along now...
>
> Cheers,
>
> Rich.
>
> On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 2:24 PM, Mr I Forrester <mail...@cubicgarden.com>
> wrote:
> > Seen this in my mailbox a few times today, sure you will all find this
> > interesting...
> >
> > "We the undersigned petition the Prime Minister to Make the primary
> > operating system used in state schools free and open source"
> >
> > http://petitions.number10.gov.uk/nonMSschools/
> >
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