Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 26th Feb 2008 15:08 UTC, submitted by masalinger
Mono Project A huge 'discussion' took place on the desktop-devel mailing list of the GNOME project about a possible replacement for TomBoy, the Wiki-like note taking application-thing-program-utility written in Mono - it being written in Mono was the prime reason for the whole debate, which started here, and only got considerably nastier later on. "It would seem that lately there are a lot of FUD-spreading trolls crawling out of the woodwork trying to frighten people into thinking that GNOME somehow depends on Mono. Let's take a look at their most widely repeated claims."
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RE[2]: From wikipedia:
by TSDgeos on Tue 26th Feb 2008 21:59 UTC in reply to "RE: From wikipedia:"
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Can you tellme which patents do you hold that Microsoft infringers so that Microsoft fears sueing you?

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RE[3]: From wikipedia:
by KugelKurt on Wed 27th Feb 2008 01:00 in reply to "RE[2]: From wikipedia:"
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It's a cost-benefit calculation. See ACCESS and Zeta: ACCESS said that Zeta was never officially licensed but ACCESS didn't sue because a law suit had costed way more than a victory in court would had given to ACCESS.

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