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: GPL is like communism.
by SReilly on Sun 4th Feb 2007 16:55 UTC in reply to "GPL is like communism."
SReilly
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2006-12-28

Please tell me how you have come to consider that statement to be even remotely true?

All the stats speak for the fact that the GPL is the means by which development is possible for the second largest market share operating system in the world.

Me thinks you talking out of your rear end.

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