[LINK] Ridiculous disclaimer

Rick Welykochy rick at praxis.com.au
Tue Mar 13 08:36:52 AEDT 2007

I had to laugh at this. A message came in on the Koha (http://koha.org)
mailing list. The message itself was four lines long. Here is the

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Koha is a successful FOSS library cataloguing and circulation system.
One interesting aspect is that it was developed (in English) by Katipo
in NZ, is now headed by Paul Poulain (in French) and has contributors
and discussions in several languages. Challenging reading if one wants
to stay abreast of current developments! Such is the Internet.


Rick Welykochy || Praxis Services

Can omniscient God, who
Knows the future, find
The omnipotence to
Change His future mind?
      -- Karen Owens

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