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LinuxInsider: China's Love of Linux Has Roots in Ancient Past

Jul 08, 2004, 02:30 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Phil Albert)

"Bill Gates was recently quoted as saying, 'You know what my toughest competitor is? It's pirated software.... If you really look around, you'll find way more pirated Windows than you'll find open-source software. Way more.'

"Gates couldn't be more wrong. At least in China, his tough stance against piracy is backfiring. The more the Chinese government cracks down on piracy, the more appealing open source, and in particular, Linux, become..."

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