[fosscomm] Help required to form FOSSCOM as an alternate Industry and Civil Society body to NASSCOM

Mohit Singh gmohitsingh at gmail.com
Sat Jul 18 10:43:28 PDT 2009

> If you notice the list of ministries that are participating (see the
> list below) MIT is not part of it. They seem to be interested only in
> PPP, and do not want NGO participation!

On the lines of the preamble of constitution of India
(http://indiacode.nic.in/coiweb/coifiles/preamble.htm), can we think
of a PIL seeking removal of compulsion of non-free software from every
point of such exercise?

As an imaginary condition, if Supreme Court of India asks the
Government of India to make sure that non-free software does not
remain compulsion for any purpose whatsoever, The Government of India
will have to step into the phasing out of these compulsions.


More information about the network mailing list