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SearchOpenSource: IP Attorney: MS-Novell Partnership Creates Internal Completion for Open Source

Nov 10, 2006, 13:00 (13 Talkback[s])
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"Why might this partnership might result in GPL violations?

"Sunstein: I think, to some degree, this idea of co-existing is in the eyes of the beholder. For example, in regards to applications Microsoft is not going to be distributing Linux. That is already pretty clever. What they are, in effect, distributing are coupons. Coupons do not a distribution make. A user is not getting stuff from Microsoft. Microsoft is not in that business..."

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