SunSpot: Copyleft vs. Copyright [linux vs. microsoft]Apr 12, 1999, 08:02 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Gallagher)
Thanks to Eric Harlow for this link.
"Ask average people to name the most influential person in the computer industry, and you'll probably hear Microsoft's Bill Gates. Unless they're Apple fans, who will probably give the nod to founding father Steve Jobs. But for many of the world's top geeks, a third name looms even larger than those giants -- Linus Torvalds."
This is an introduction story about Linux vs. bill, Linux vs Microsoft, Open source vs. Proprietary software.