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Unfairly Indicting Sun for Its SCO Testimony?

Jun 26, 2008, 18:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Asay)

"Pamela Jones rightly takes umbrage that Sun apparently stood by while SCO attempted to foul the pedigree of Linux, but how much righteous indignation is warranted is debatable. PJ writes:

"And what an icky role Sun played, to judge from [Novell's Greg] Jones' description of the agreement. Look at all the damage that resulted from Sun's silence, the litigation that never had to happen....And as far as Linux is concerned, why didn't Sun speak out to help? It had in the power of its hand the ability to protect Linux users. Silence. For years and years and years. While folks got sued, and the FUD campaign raged on..."

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