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Re: Linux and IPR



On Fri, 19 Nov 2004 02:29:33 -0800 (PST), ken keanon
<kenkeanon@yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi, 
>   
> MS boss was reported to have warned Asians govts that they could face
> IPR-infringement lawsuits for using Linux. 
>   
> How was the outcome of the case betweeen SCO and IBM? Will it be the end of
> Linux as open-source if SCO wins? 

The outcome doesn't look favorable towards SCO given the developments.
It's only a matter of time before SCO dies a hapless corporate death
that no one would miss.

> BTW, if SCO sues Debian, will Debian have the resources to fight the case in
> court? 

What SCO does is patently illegal and reeks of the worst things
corporate greed can muster, yet they still go unpunished.

-- 
Paolo Alexis Falcone
pfalcone@gmail.com



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