Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 22nd Nov 2006 18:16 UTC, submitted by anonymous
Novell and Ximian Novell and Microsoft recently entered into an agreement regarding software patents (really?) that betrays the rest of the Free Software community, including the very people who wrote Novell's own system, for Novell's sole financial beneift, according to Bruce Perens. Join Perens in signing an open letter to Novell's CEO Ron Hovsepian. "As the agreement stands today, it betrays the authors of the software you re-market and their users worldwide for Novell's sole commercial benefit."
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RE: vote with your fingers
by hal2k1 on Thu 23rd Nov 2006 04:58 UTC in reply to "vote with your fingers"
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//i will be removing openoffice (ugliest app ever) as soon as i can. //

OpenOffice might be ugly, but it isn't from Novell. It is (primarily) from Sun.

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