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Caldera GPLd Its Brains Out - Want to See?

Jan 04, 2010, 04:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Pamela Jones)

"You'll be buried in GPL'd Caldera code, 5,000 hits.

"Say, what have we here? Near the top of the list we find binutils-2.16.1/include/elf/common.h and the text includes a mention of the numbers being assigned from registry@caldera.

"Ooh, what have we next? I spy a contribution to minix3.org's binutils-2.16.1, under the GPL too. My, my.

"Turn to page 2, and we find a contribution to UnixWare by Ron Record to samba-2.2.12/packaging/Caldera/UnixWare/pkg/postinstall. Hmm. Funny those SCO employees didn't tell the world about all this GPL code, isn't it?"

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