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: Embrace Extend Extinguish
by Soulbender on Fri 24th Jul 2009 05:49 UTC in reply to "Embrace Extend Extinguish"
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Good thing people have forgotten/forgiven all the nasty business tactics IBM has deployed over the yeas now that they're one of the darlings of OSS.
Big companies are basically assholes, news at 11.

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