Free software to the rescue.
Posted Oct 10, 2002 17:36 UTC (Thu) by rfunk
In reply to: Free software to the rescue.
Parent article: The BitKeeper non-compete clause
Also I am amazed to see that, if Linus had applied to Linux the reasoning he uses to justify BitKeeper usage, Linux would never have seen light. The better tools to the task at the time Linux got started were the BSD Unices...
At the time, BSD was under a legal cloud, so he couldn't use it.
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