CNET News: Novell May Challenge SCO Linux Claims
May 28, 2003, 13:00 (18 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Shankland)
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"Novell, the second of in the chain of four companies to own
rights to the Unix operating system, is expected to challenge the
rights infringement claims that their current owner, SCO Group, is
making against Linux.
"The Wall Street Journal reported on its Web site Tuesday night
that Novell is expected to assert that it retains Unix patents and
copyrights and doesn't plan to assert those claims against
"Novell spokesman Bruce Lowry on Tuesday declined to comment on
the report, though he said Novell plans to issue a statement on the
issue before the market opens on Wednesday..."