Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

LinuxWorld: The end days of Microsoft

Nov 18, 1999, 03:50 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Barr)

"Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson's findings of fact could mean the end of Microsoft as we know it -- and new possibilities for Linux."

"When the antitrust suit waged by the federal government and 19 states against Microsoft culminated in Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson's historic, 207 page finding of fact, it was cause for celebration among many in the Linux community. After all, Microsoft had recently begun to bring its heavy guns to bear on Linux."

"Over the past year, since the release of the Halloween Documents, Microsoft had attacked Linux with bogus benchmarks, mythology, and reports from GartnerGroup that went over like bad jokes with Linux supporters."

Complete Story

Related Stories: