"Following speculation that Microsoft is intent to port its
Office suite to Linux, the world's leading software company has
flatly denied any involvement with the open source phenomenon."
"Openly proclaiming its distaste for the very idea of
working with or for Linux, a senior company representative told
ZDNet that while there may be a minority of those interested in the
OS, Microsoft wasn't one of them...."
"Quizzed on whether the software giant might feel that creating
a Microsoft distribution of Linux could be a prudent move in the
long term, Gittins seemed almost indignant. "What you have to ask
yourself here is what the possible benefit would be. I really do
believe that competition is great, but I just don't understand the
proposition that they [LinuxCare] are making. What would the
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