Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 11th Mar 2008 23:28 UTC, submitted by irbis
Mono Project "Does GNOME co-founder Miguel de Icaza's backflip over the Novell-Microsoft deal a few days ago mean that he has finally been convinced that he is on a one-way path to nowhere? Has he realised that his own project, Mono, is actually putting GNOME on a development track that can leave it open to patent claims one day? And has he realised that creating Moonlight, a clone of Microsoft's Silverlight, (with which the company hopes to trump Adobe's Flash) is not going to advance the cause of free software one iota?"
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RE: Sigh, am I really doing this?
by gilboa on Wed 12th Mar 2008 06:44 UTC in reply to "Sigh, am I really doing this?"
gilboa
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2005-07-06

Fedora != RedHat.

I can only assume that RedHat's lawyers decided that mono was safe for "free" distribution (Fedora), but not for commercial one (RHEL).

- Gilboa

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