SCO sue IBM re Linux Sys V Copyright. Maybe patent danger later?
jhs at berklix.org
Mon May 19 10:14:55 PDT 2003
> Worst nightmare is Microsoft (or some parasite that may not even
> write code) acquiring software patents, (either deliberately,
> or by accidentaly acquiring them while buying other companies),
> ... & later attacking Linux & BSD & all else.
Microsoft just bought rights to use Sco Unix patents etc:
but not the patents themselves though.
M$ also bought copyright access to the SCO Unix code - Yawn - It's
software patents that concern me.
Julian Stacey Freelance Systems Engineer, Unix & Net Consultant, Munich.
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