Perth coder finds new Debian 'worth' $18 billion

Feb 14, 2012 by Liam Tung in Software
A Perth-based Debian developer has estimated the commercial cost of labour required to build the forthcoming release of the operating system, codenamed Wheezy, would be $17.7 billion.  Linux ...


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