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LinuxInsider: Copyright Fight Breaks Out Over Mambo

Sep 23, 2004, 16:45 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Elizabeth Millard)

"For those who think the SCO Group v. IBM lawsuit has gotten too ugly to watch, there is a fresh fight in the open-source arena over the ownership of Mambo.

"Mambo, an open-source content-management system, is maintained by developers at the Mambo Group, and its copyright is owned by Australian firm Miro.

"However, Brian Connolly, the president of an online publishing Web site called Furthermore, recently issued a letter to the open-source community, claiming that he owns the code behind Mambo Open Source and advising any users that they might be candidates for both civil and criminal litigation..."

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