surely not

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Peter, May 26, 2004.

  1. In article <>, ldo@geek-
    central.gen.new_zealand says...
    > In article <>,
    > Patrick Dunford <> wrote:
    >
    > >In article <>, ldo@geek-
    > >central.gen.new_zealand says...
    > >> In article <ELNuc.4913$>,
    > >> Cheetah <> wrote:
    > >>
    > >> >The official line from MS is that they won't release software as GPL because
    > >> >its viral, and the business model is unproven. They are in fact mostly
    > >> >correct.
    > >>
    > >> Except for people like Red Hat and SuSE and IBM, all making money from
    > >> GPL software very nicely thank you.

    > >
    > >Oh really, why do you think Red Hat has changed to Fedora?

    >
    > To separate it out from RHEL, which _is_ making money very nicely thank
    > you.


    By charging, not giving away free
    Patrick Dunford, Jun 9, 2004
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