Open Parliament Petition

Community announcements - software releases, LUG meetings etc.

Moderators: ChriThor, LXF moderators

Open Parliament Petition

Postby linuxgirlie » Fri Mar 07, 2008 12:39 pm

Not sure if this is posted elsewhere, but this petition should be signed by all of us in the UK and Europe. The blurb is:

Citizens and stakeholder groups should not have to use the software of a single company in order to communicate with their elected officials or participate in the legislative process.

All companies should be given the chance to compete freely for contracts to supply ICT services to the European Parliament.

I am a citizen of the EU, and I want the European Parliament to adopt the use of open standards and to promote interoperability in the ICT sector.

The petition can be found at:
My knowledge comes with no warranty...........

Server operating system designed for schools:
LXF regular
Posts: 787
Joined: Sat Apr 09, 2005 6:34 pm
Location: Kent...UK

RE: Open Parliament Petition

Postby towy71 » Fri Mar 07, 2008 1:42 pm

Good call Jo, I've signed :D
still looking for that door into summer
Posts: 4291
Joined: Wed Apr 06, 2005 2:11 pm
Location: wild West Wales

RE: Open Parliament Petition

Postby DavidMcCrossan » Fri Mar 07, 2008 4:27 pm

Nice one Jo.

I've signed too.
Semper in Excretam
LXF regular
Posts: 369
Joined: Fri Aug 19, 2005 9:46 am

RE: Open Parliament Petition

Postby guy » Mon Mar 17, 2008 7:29 pm

"Klinger, do you know how many zoots were killed to make that one suit?" — BJ Hunnicutt, 4077 M*A*S*H
LXF regular
Posts: 1213
Joined: Thu Apr 07, 2005 12:07 pm
Location: Worcestershire

Return to Announcements

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests