Forking the licensing
Posted Nov 23, 2004 18:22 UTC (Tue) by jcollardx01
Parent article: The Lawyers are coming
In years past, Microsoft gained control due, in part, to the forking of Unix. Today, they may maintain control because of the forked licensing of OSS. There is no possible united front as long as lawyers can scare many non-OSS away from all OSS due to some obscure license that applies on only a few OSS based packages.
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