TechWorld: Researchers Dispute Red Hat's Fedora Trademark
Nov 21, 2003, 18:00 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Robert McMillan)
"There may be one hat too many in the open source world.
Concerned that they will be forced to drop the name of their five
year-old open source project, researchers at Cornell University and
the University of Virginia (UVA) are readying a challenge to Red
Hat's Fedora trademark, currently pending review by the US Patent
and Trademark Office...
"Unfortunately, it is also the name of Cornell and UVA's digital
management system, which is being developed to manage all of UVA's