Thanks to the open source community!
This site is existing and running virtually at nearly no licence cost and use top of the art open source technology!!!

Apache webserver
PHP scripting language
GIMP graphical editor, as powerful as photoshop
Jedit The best JAVA Text editor
MySQL Database
Suse 9.0 my operating system
VirtualDub Video editing solutions
Opera My Favorite browser, not open source but at least
exist on nearly all platforms.
And others...    

Open source is the future!

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