Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 1st Apr 2005 10:58 UTC
Novell and Ximian One of the highlights of Joe Barr's trip to Salt lake City last month for BrainShare 2005 was the opportunity to interview Miguel de Icaza, a mercurial star of the free software movement who has been responsible for hugely successful projects and also founded his own company with Nat Friedman that was later acquired by Novell.
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Patents?
by Eric Warnke on Fri 1st Apr 2005 14:28 UTC


Once again I reinterate... mono is developed at the whim of MS because they are stepping all over MS's patents with no patent grant from them. Java's standards include a patent grant for any implementation that follows the standards.

I can hear them now laughing their heads off as noevl and others start including it in the base system... then MS will have a clear patent claim against "linux" ( since the media can not seem to tell the diffrence between the kernel and the hundreds of diffrent distros ).