Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 3rd Feb 2007 16:43 UTC, submitted by mwtomlinson
Novell and Ximian The Free Software Foundation is reviewing Novell's right to sell new versions of Linux operating system software after the open-source community criticized Novell for teaming up with Microsoft. "The community of people wants to do anything they can to interfere with this deal and all deals like it. They have every reason to be deeply concerned that this is the beginning of a significant patent aggression by Microsoft," Eben Moglen, the Foundation's general counsel, said on Friday. Update: The FSF claims this is being hyped.
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RE: omg stupid!!
by twenex on Sat 3rd Feb 2007 20:29 UTC in reply to "omg stupid!!"
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as steve jobs said: "Relationships, that are destructive, don't help anybody in this industry as it is today."

Indeed. So since MS wants to destroy the non-MS Linux industry, the best thing to do is steer well clear of this "relationship".

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