Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.





More on LinuxToday


The problems with Microsoft's Moonlight solution

Feb 13, 2009, 17:46 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Asay)

WEBINAR:
On-Demand

Full Text Search: The Key to Better Natural Language Queries for NoSQL in Node.js


""There is a patent covenant for anyone that downloads [Moonlight] from Novell," answered de Icaza, who then acknowledged that "as to extending the patents to third parties -- you have to talk to Microsoft."

"This answer led Schroepfer to point out the inconsistency between having products that are called open source but are "patent-encumbered."

Complete Story

Related Stories: