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Red Hat Advises Caution Over Patents

May 29, 2007, 17:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sam Varghese)

"Red Hat's Mark Webbink is not the sort of person to issue threats. He's somewhat unusual in that he's a legal counsel who uses clear, concise prose when he speaks. Like all those in the profession, he does speak carefully but thankfully his speech is free of obfuscation.

"That's why I found it interesting that he would issue a word of caution to those who are boldly predicting that if it does come to a patent fight between Linux and Microsoft, then the latter would hold the upper hand..."

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