"Expect legislation that will make it easier to patent software,
and expect some open source groups to be sued for patent
infringement. For example, Microsoft patented the file format of
its ASF streaming video and forced a halt to development of
VirtualDub, an open-source project, which would have used ASF."
"Such attacks will promote public awareness of open source and
public sympathy for it."
"Open source will never go away. It evolves, going from strength
to strength. It's more than software. It's an idea. Organizations
go away, but ideas don't."
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