eWeek: D-Day Arrives for SCO
Dec 23, 2005, 13:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"After more than two and a half years, SCO must finally turn
over to the U.S. District Court in Utah any proof it has that
there's Unix code in Linux.
"Back on June 16, 2003, Mark J. Heise, a Miami-based partner in
The SCO Group Inc.'s law firm Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP and
complex commercial litigation specialist, said, 'Through
contributing AIX source code to Linux and using Unix methods to
accelerate and improve Linux as a free operating system, with the
resulting destruction of Unix, IBM has clearly demonstrated its
misuse of Unix source code and has violated the terms of its
contract with SCO...'"