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ComputerWorld: SCO's Michels Blasts 'Punk Kids' Linux'

Apr 27, 1999, 00:30 (41 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joseph E. Maglitta)

"Linux is a religion. It's like considering the Catholic Church a competitor. I'm not a religion; I'm a commercial operating system.

"Companies like Red Hat ... take Linux technology with a lot less value added, and they package it up and say, "Hey, this is better than SCO." Well, it isn't. And very few customers are buying that story.

"... Linux didn't break any new ground... So now we've got some punk young kids who've taken and engineered pieces around the Unix [kernel]..."

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