Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 10th Sep 2007 20:04 UTC, submitted by dylansmrjones
SCO, Caldera, Unixware "Darl McBride has the unenviable reputation as the man who tried to milk Linux. As CEO and president of SCO Group, McBride has spent the last few years trying to collect billions in licensing fees from companies using the Linux operating system, earning the wrath of the world's open-source geeks. For scores of programmers, here was a lawyered-up copyright troll trying to shake down Linux - the free, open-source operating system built by idealistic hackers working for the common good. But McBride insists he's just misunderstood."
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RE: Time to move on!
by walterbyrd on Tue 11th Sep 2007 00:37 UTC in reply to "Time to move on!"
walterbyrd
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2005-12-31

Maybe you don't understand the case "GENIUS."

There is no problem with anybody making money with Linux. The problem is: extortion, barratry, securities fraud, mail fraud, slander, liable, vexatious abuse of the legal system, and many other felonies.

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