First Word from Day 1 of the Novell v. SCO Trial

“First, what does Novell want? $19,979,561.00. Yeah, that
precise, and they’ll show us the numbers for it. SCO? They want to
keep it, or only give Novell a ‘de minimis’ amount.

“In accordance with the agreement between the parties, and for
the purposes of this trial, Novell is the plaintiff and SCO the
defendant. Seating and order of arguments were in accord.

“Michael Jacobs made the opening comments for Novell stating
that they seek the recovery of $19,979,561 from SCO based on its
licenses to Microsoft, Sun, and others…”