"The Linux community, and the wider open-source software
movement of which it is a part, learned this morning that SCO is
suing AutoZone over alleged IP violations related to its move from
SCO Unix to Linux. We regret that you have become the latest victim
in the campaign of barratry, fraud, and stock-kiting that SCO has
been waging. We want you to know that you are not alone, and that
you have in fact just made a great many friends.
"Our news channels and web forums are already full of people
urging everybody to go buy something at AutoZone, even if it's as
trivial as an air freshener — that could be several million
new customers for you. You're also in the same corner with
corporate powerhouses like IBM and cutting-edge outfits like Red
Hat Software. These companies and others have already set up common
legal defense funds in anticipation of further SCO attacks..."