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Yeh, maybe it's justified

Yeh, maybe it's justified

Posted Jan 29, 2013 6:08 UTC (Tue) by mlinksva (subscriber, #38268)
In reply to: Yeh, maybe it's justified by coriordan
Parent article: Schulz: The meaning of the 4.0

"Beating" AOO is trivia, relative to beating proprietary vendors; hopefully latter is driving decisions. In any case, I'm not sure AOO really started race to bottom -- LO required MPL contributions before AOO came to light. AOO under a permissive license may have just allowed LO to do what would've taken them forever to do otherwise. Which is a little different than reacting from a weakened position. Caveat: this is from memory, I could have sequence and causality completely wrong.

That's a good page on the libreplanet wiki; made a couple edits.


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