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|Title: ||Progress of Linux Distro in Indonesia|
|Authors: ||Wicaksana, I Wayan Simri|
|Keywords: ||Open source|
|Issue Date: ||30-Nov-2008|
|Publisher: ||Universitas Gunadarma|
|Series/Report no.: ||Proceedings of the WOSOC 2008 Workshop on Open Source and Open Content 2008|
|Abstract: ||system developing. Refer to era before the open source, the
number of operating system is very limited and developed
by big groups or companies. Now, number of operating
system increase very dramatically, the main contribution is
Linux Distribution which called Distro.
There are many reason in developing a distro, the
reason can be purpose, size of hardware, user group etc.
Currently, there are more than an hundred distro around
the world. The approach to develop distro can differ from
one distro to the other. Many number of distro can rise new
issues in how to choose an appropriate distro.
Indonesia is a developing country, so the budget of IT
is very limited. Based on this condition, Indonesia should
find economic solution for IT especially for the software.
However, piracy software or illegal software is still high in
Indonesia. Since two years ago, government of Republic
Indonesia has been very serious to consider the Linux or
open source as a solution. In the paper, we are interested to
look at the relation between number of distro including the
sustaining and Linux implementation in desktop and server
First section talk about background of distro. Methodology
of survey will discuss in section two. Section three look
at the result of distro survey in Indonesia to look at relation
of distro and Linux implementation. Result of the research
can enhance point of view at manager level in considering
implementation of Linux.|
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