eWeek: SCO Licensee Takes Heat from Users
Mar 04, 2004, 20:00 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"EV1Servers.Net this week told its users that it had their
interests in mind when it signed an intellectual-property license
with The SCO Group Inc. to use Red Hat Linux. However, that hasn't
stopped some of those users from threatening to leave the
Web-hosting company over the deal.
"On EV1Servers.Net's user forums, a vocal minority of users have
stated that they dislike EV1Servers' SCO deal so much, they plan to
leave the Houston-based Web-hosting firm. According to an informal
poll on the site, more than 25 percent of EV1Server's customers
will abandon the company for another Web-site provider, while more
than 58 percent said they are staying..."