eWeek: Blogger Can't Tempt Microsoft To Drink OSI Kool-Aid
Aug 23, 2006, 18:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Galli)
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"A Microsoft Shared Source license was submitted to the Open
Source Initiative for official approval as an open-source
license--but it wasn't Microsoft who submitted it.
"'Someone submitted the Microsoft Community License, one of our
Shared Source licenses, to the OSI without our knowledge or
approval, but the OSI contacted us and asked if we wanted them to
proceed with that,' said Bill Hilf, Microsoft's director for
platform technology strategy..."