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internetnews.com: Open Source Clone of Windows Not a Ripoff?

Feb 23, 2006, 17:30 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

"The question of whether proprietary closed source code is present inside open source code is a huge issue. It sits at the crux of the SCO battle against Linux and it is also at the center of another controversy surrounding an open source effort to create a free clone of Microsoft's Windows operating system.

"ReactOS is part of a decade old effort to replicate a Windows operating system as an open source or free software based system. It's not the only effort trying to duplicate Windows type functionality on an open source system..."

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