Openubuntu: Novell Will Fork Any Open Source App That Moves to GPL3
Nov 21, 2006, 22:00 (13 Talkback[s])
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"Novell will definitely fork any open source software that moves
to GPLv3. This is not surprising given that Novell is now being
bankrolled by M$. It also appears that M$ is willing to fund such
forks, in the name of interoperability.
"This is going to effectively divide the open source community.
If Samba moves to GPLv3, which is very likely, then we are going to
see another version of samba, tightly integrated to M$