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Sm@rt Reseller: Is Red Hat a mini Microsoft?

Mar 22, 1999, 12:55 (11 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ben Elgin)

"Some critics say the Linux leader's business practices are becoming heavy-handed."

"Most controversial, perhaps, is the company's decision to kick-start a Red Hat-specific Linux training and certification program, while community-developed efforts are growing in the hopper. Further flustering the hornet's nest is Red Hat's unenthusiastic reception of Linux standards, including a Linux Standard Base (LSB) project designed to keep various open-source flavors from diverging."

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