that, as expected, the city of Munich has voted to press forward with its
program to convert to Linux. "The city's council voted in a
closed-door meeting 50-29 in favor of a detailed plan to switch to Linux
from Windows. Munich, which has spent more than a year studying how to make
the move, will accept bids within a few months from Linux
vendors. Companies such as International Business Machines Corp. and Novell
Inc. are expected to fight for orders.
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