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The Inquirer: Linux Kernel Coder Puts SCO on Notice

Jun 16, 2003, 16:00 (14 Talkback[s])
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"SCO, that pariah of the IT industry, has received what might turn out to be legally damaging return fire from a Linux kernel developer. An email presenting SCO with formal notice alleging copyright infringement was sent to the firm this weekend. The email to SCO is reproduced below.

"It's perhaps worth noting in passing that over 400 individuals worldwide are credited as authors who have added significant contributions to the Linux kernel, and thousands of others have also contributed kernel code. All of these Linux kernel developers have the right to transmit similar demands to SCO, and possibly pursue lawsuits, as this email suggests..."

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