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Apr 21, 2006, 02:30 (3 Talkback[s])
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"Contrary to Larry Ellison's apparent desire to control Linux, IBM prefers to have at least two independent Linux distributors serving corporate customers, an IBM executive said on Wednesday.

"'Our view is that one of the great things about Linux is that you don't have to own it to have the freedom of movement and have whatever stacks you need,' said Scott Handy, vice president of Linux and open source at IBM..."

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