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Microsoft Mono move means exactly nothing

Jul 13, 2009, 19:34 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sam Varghese)

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"That's exactly what it has done in the case of Mono, with its statement last week that it would be permitting developers to use C# and the common language infrastructure under its community promise.

"The move is clever - it defuses one argument that has been going on for some time: is it okay to include applications like Tomboy and F-Spot by default in GNU/Linux installations?

"People have now started to believe that there is no danger from any patent problems associated with Mono if one includes these applications and others too."

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