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CRN: Open-Source Activists Protest SCO, Microsoft Anti-Linux Lobbying On Capitol Hill

Jan 28, 2004, 19:00 (13 Talkback[s])
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"Open-source activists gathered at LinuxWorld Expo late last week to protest what they say are anti-Linux campaigns being spearheaded on Capitol Hill by rivals the SCO Group and Microsoft.

"Thursday evening, Linux lobbyists, academics, programmers and ISVs predicted the political battle will heighten as Linux gains ground on the desktop, and as governments worldwide--including the U.S. federal government and several U.S. states--consider adopting open-source procurement policies..."

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