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Re: [DS-discuss]The Remote IT Village Project

From: Suraj Kumar
Subject: Re: [DS-discuss]The Remote IT Village Project
Date: Tue, 6 May 2003 23:05:31 -0500
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Raj Shekhar wrote on Wed, May 07, 2003 at 09:39:44AM +0530: 

| The Remote  IT Village Project attempting to  connect several isolated
| villages deep  in the Laotian  Jungle to the  rest of the  world using
| wireless networks,  pedal-power and Laonux  (customized Linux installs
| translated into  the Laotian language).  Power surges can be  a hassle
| when the nearest computer store is hundreds of miles away, but they're
| shooting     for      a     May     18th      "go     live"     date."
| <>

another  person  whom  we  can  ask is  Sudhakar  chandrasekaran  (aka
"thaths") who  has been doing _exactly_  the same thing  in some other
african  country   (is  it  namibia?).   I  haven't   spoken  ever  to
thaths. and I dont know if he  is still doing this but I'm sure he has
the knowhow to do bicycle powered laptops, etc.,.

| Medicines cure other ailments, for the bejeweled                     |
| beautys love-sickness, she is the cure                               |
| (joy of intimacy - 2), Thirukkural                                   |

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