Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 13th Jun 2006 22:16 UTC
GNU, GPL, Open Source It's time for the Windows and Linux communities to drop the religious war and get together in a hurry to put the strengths of each operating system to best use, according to a nationally recognized authority on Windows Server. At the same time, Microsoft has been reaching out to the open-source community to try to find ways to overcome the incompatibilities between software distributed under the GNU General Public License and its own commercial software.
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Can MS Learn to Play Nice?
by Don T. Bothers on Tue 13th Jun 2006 23:34 UTC
Don T. Bothers
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2006-03-15

That is the real question. Throughout its entire history, Microsoft has yet to play nice with any other piece of software. Whether the software is open source or close source has absolutely nothing to do with anything. Bill Gates is one paranoid person.

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