VNUnet: SuSE Backs Rival Red Hat in SCO Fight
Aug 06, 2003, 18:50 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Williams)
[ Thanks to David for this link.
"Enterprise Linux distributor SuSE Linux has thrown its weight
behind arch-rival Red Hat's efforts to stop the SCO Group from
trying to dictate terms to Linux vendors, developers and users.
"Red Hat slapped a 'put up or shut up' lawsuit on SCO on Monday,
hoping to force the Unix vendor to prove or withdraw its case. It
also set up a $1m fighting fund for Linux developers.
"In an official statement, SuSE said: 'We applaud [Red Hat's]
efforts to restrict the rhetoric of the SCO Group, and the fear,
uncertainty and doubt which they are trying to instill...'"