Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 22nd Nov 2010 19:53 UTC
Novell and Ximian We were well aware that Novell had put itself on the market, coyly winking at passers-by, displaying its... Assets. VMware was a contender, but things have played out entirely different: Novell has been bought by Attachmate Corp., with a Microsoft-led consortium buying unspecified intellectual property from Novell.
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RE: rms was right- as usual
by MollyC on Tue 23rd Nov 2010 23:54 UTC in reply to "rms was right- as usual"
MollyC
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Um, what was RMS right about?
If the assets in question were sold by one corporation to one or more other corporations, then that means that they were already owned by a corporation. Meaning, it already was the case that the assets in question weren't public domain.

Edited 2010-11-23 23:54 UTC

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