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RE: Don't worry about SCO !!!!!

> -----Original Message-----
> From: CaT [mailto:cat@zip.com.au]
> Sent: Friday, May 16, 2003 8:26 AM
> To: woodland@a1above.net
> Cc: debian-user@lists.debian.org
> Subject: Re: Don't worry about SCO !!!!!
> On Fri, May 16, 2003 at 02:16:56PM -0000, woodland@a1above.net wrote:
> > Don't worry about SCO!!! Their going to piss off everyone, 
> thus cutting
> > their throat and they will go bankrupt anway. Then Un*x 
> will become public
> > domain.
> Unless there's a public sale of all their assets in order to pay
> off their debts and M$ buys it. 8)
> -- 
> Martin's distress was in contrast to the bitter satisfaction of some
> of his fellow marines as they surveyed the scene. "The Iraqis are sick
> people and we are the chemotherapy," said Corporal Ryan Dupre. "I am
> starting to hate this country. Wait till I get hold of a 
> friggin' Iraqi.
> No, I won't get hold of one. I'll just kill him."
> 	- http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article2479.htm

Actually, that isn't funny.  Think of the potential ramifications if they
were hurting enough and Microsoft did purchase them.

Of course in a better world, maybe to make some "friends" Microsoft buys
them and turns over the Sys V source the open-source community...

Barry deFreese
Technology Services Manager
Nike Team Sports

"Technology doesn't make you less stupid; it just makes you stupid faster."
Jerry Gregoire - Former CIO at Dell

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