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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RE[3]: Strange comment.
by chlordane on Wed 14th Jun 2006 13:00 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Strange comment."
chlordane
Member since:
2006-05-11

Hey man, you can buy and believe what you want, there is no need to laugh, I am not a stand-up comic...

Other than making sly remarks, could you point out what Microsoft and The Open-Source Community can do to improve relations, or are you okay with the way things are?

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RE[4]: Strange comment.
by eggs on Wed 14th Jun 2006 13:49 in reply to "RE[3]: Strange comment."
eggs Member since:
2006-01-23

I think he was mocking your comment about how Apple embraces open source, not about your suggestion that Microsoft should do so.

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RE[5]: Strange comment.
by chlordane on Wed 14th Jun 2006 20:11 in reply to "RE[4]: Strange comment."
chlordane Member since:
2006-05-11

Yeah, I may have been wrong about that...
^_^
but dont they have a microkernel based on BSD?

I dont know, I think they do a better job of writing software than Microsoft....

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