Groklaw: Want to See One of the Letters to the 1500?
Dec 01, 2003, 15:00 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Step right up and take a look. Here is the letter that IBM
received from SCO as one of 'the notorious gang of 1500.' Who knew
that being a successful company would turn out to be so unpleasant?
It's Exhibit I attached to IBM's Amended Counterclaims. Thanks to
Palle Raabjerg for transcribing it for us now as text and to our
intrepid volunteer who got hold of the paper exhibit from the
court. Here is the original of the letter to IBM, so you can
"You will notice some grammar errors, but they are SCO's, not
Palle's. You will also notice that what Darl wrote differs
considerably from what OSDL yesterday showed the actual Linux
kernel development process to be like. 'Numerous unrelated and
unknown software developers' indeed. What hogwash.
"Now that Linus has a lawyer, maybe they'll take note and
consider if the necessary elements for an action for defamation are