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Forbes: The Open Source Heretic

May 26, 2005, 13:45 (40 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Daniel Lyons)

"Since 1993, Larry McVoy has been one of the closest allies to Linus Torvalds, creator of the open source Linux operating system.

"Yet after all these years, McVoy has come to believe that the open source business model, which is all the rage these days among computer makers like Hewlett-Packard and IBM, cannot generate enough money to support the development of truly innovative software programs..."

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