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Re: [SLE] Czech Post Office Adopts SUSE Linux
  • From: "Fred A. Miller" <fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 1 Feb 2005 09:27:29 -0500
  • Message-id: <200502010927.29788.fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon January 31 2005 10:31 pm, Kastus wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 31, 2005 at 07:58:49AM -0800, Tony Alfrey wrote:
> > Say, did you hear that the US Postal Service is going to switch to linux?
> > Buohahahaha!!!!!11!
> > (Ooops, sorry, not April 1st yet).
>
> You may laugh at it but according to
> http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/4594,
>
> ``The United States Postal Service has over 900 computer systems, each
> consisting of eight Linux machines, that are used to convert mail piece
> images into the destination address text.''

At the machines used at the counters are OS/2, last I knew.

Fred

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The only bug free software from MickySoft is still shrink-wrapped
in their warehouse..."

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