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: Mono is a trojan horse
by Bit_Rapist on Wed 12th Mar 2008 20:57 UTC in reply to "Mono is a trojan horse"
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Microsoft is a convicted monopolist, which makes it a criminal organization, equivalent to a mafia engaged in organized crime.

Not to get off subject here but if you actually read about the case you'll find that MS was tried in a civil court of law.

Using the logic that any individual or company convicted in any court (civil or criminal) puts them on equal footing with organized crime is ridiculous at best.

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