Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 6th Jul 2007 11:05 UTC, submitted by WillM
Microsoft Microsoft cleared the air July 5 on its obligations to GNU General Public License Version 3 support, declaring it will not provide support or updates for GPLv3 under the deal it penned in November with Novell to administer certificates for the Linux distribution. Microsoft also said July 5 that its agreement with Novell, as well as those with Linux rivals Xandros and Linspire, were unaffected by the release June 29 of GPLv3 by the Free Software Foundation.
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Like their own operating systems Vista Enterprise/Ultimate edition, that include Services For Unix, that include FSF's GPL-licensed gcc toolchain and other works.

They also sell Novell's SUSE distribution, that includes GPL-licensed code.

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