osViews: OSRM *IS* Free Enterprise
Aug 06, 2004, 06:15 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Howard B. Golden)
[ Thanks to Kelly
McNeill for this link. ]
"Recently, Forbes magazine's head cheerleader for Microsoft,
Daniel Lyons, wrote a critique of Open Source Risk Management, Inc.
(OSRM) and its services, including vendor-neutral indemnification.
As usual, Mr. Lyons filled his article with snide comments and ad
hominem arguments. (He gets paid for writing like this, folks.)
"I'm not surprised by Mr. Lyons's comments, but I am surprised
by the reaction of some in the open source communtiy who have taken
Mr. Lyons's bait. Mr. Lyons would have you believe that the people
at OSRM are hypocrites for offering services to defend open source
users against lawsuits..."