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ZDNet Australia: SCO Australia Launches Linux Licences, Downplays Legal Threat

Jan 20, 2004, 15:00 (12 Talkback[s])
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"The SCO Group is initially soft-pedalling threats of lawsuits against Australian and New Zealand companies who use Linux as it starts marketing licences here to secure revenue for use of the open source software.

"SCO's Australian and New Zealand regional general manager, Kieran O'Shaughnessy, told ZDNet Australia 'in no way will I be threatening users with lawsuits' during the sale process, which kicks off this week.

"However, O'Shaughnessy also warned that 'SCO reserves its right to pursue legal redress as a last resort in resolving copyright infringement [issues]...'"

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