Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 23rd Jul 2009 22:53 UTC, submitted by Remy Chi Jian Suen
Editorial So, Microsoft submits 20000 lines of code to the Linux kernel, all licensed under the GPL. Microsoft, who considers Linux a great threat, and once called the GPL a "cancer". Opinions on this one are flying all around us, but what does Linus Torvalds, Linux' benevolent dictator, think about all this?
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RE[3]: Comment by lmjabreu
by Hiev on Fri 24th Jul 2009 01:01 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by lmjabreu"
Hiev
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However, the same incident is being used by Microsoft supporters to try to add to a negative smear on FOSS that the GPL "is viral"

And you have any evidence of this?

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