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Re: Oh-NOOOOS: Microsoft says "Linux" infringes 235 of its Patents.

David Baron writes:
> Now there must be a reason why Microsoft browbeat and legally harrassed
> Robertson until he gave up the name "Lindows". Certainly.

They _paid_ him.  The reason being that it had become quite clear that the
court was not only going to allow the continued use of the LINDOWS mark but
was also going to rule the WINDOWS mark unenforceable.
John Hasler

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