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Time to name and shame the anti-open source extremists

Feb 27, 2010, 20:02 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)

"Since I began writing this blog in 2005 I have watched open source move from a fringe idea to something embraced by the IT mainstream.

"But there are still extremists out there who want to destroy open source. Some of their names may surprise you.

"What they have done is retreat into a group where they seek not to be identified.

"The International Intellectual Property Alliance dates from 1984, before open source began, and is thus the perfect front group for this activity."

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