[floss-cec] Re: Open-source alternatives for Proprietary Softwares...

  • From: sheshu <krsheshu@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: floss-cec@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2007 11:54:13 -0500

hey thats cool
and really informative

On 1/18/07, Pramod <xpramodp@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Most of the people who use proprietary softwares (pirated versions, i
mean) are unaware that there do exist "FREE" alternatives for most of them.
The finest example - OpenOffice for MS Office or StarOffice.. Another one-
The GIMP for Photoshop...

Here are some links for popular Open Source alternatives for proprietary

This is a good one, very informative, particularly for people who are
gearing for a shift towards Free Software

Another good one


You'll be amazed by the number of alternatives for every proprietary
software that you find in these sites... Most of these alternatives fare
better in terms of stability, the number of file formats supported, and
above all, the functionalities provided...

Pramod P


"Value your freedom, or you will lose it, teaches history"
         - Richard M Stallman

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