Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 19th Aug 2005 18:44 UTC
Legal More than 90 Australian companies have been asked to pay a licence fee for Linux software in a move apparently backed by Linus Torvalds. Letters demanding US$5000 for use of the Linux name were originally dismissed as a hoax. But according to the Sydney Morning Herald, Linus Torvalds is dead serious.
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fishy
by historyb on Fri 19th Aug 2005 17:54 UTC
historyb
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2005-07-06

I don't know..seems like something Micrsoft would do. Something just is not right there.

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RE: fishy
by ma_d on Fri 19th Aug 2005 18:00 in reply to "fishy"
ma_d Member since:
2005-06-29

Lol! Microsoft would sue you until you stopped using it... That is standard trademark practice...

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