When SCO is dead and buried
Jun 01, 2009, 15:04 (29 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"Then, SCO's ownership got it into their heads that
trying to take IBM, Red Hat, Novell, and anyone who else who used
Linux was a great plan. Ha!
"As Pamela Jones, editor of Groklaw, points out, SCO appears to
be heading towards Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. For those of you who don't
know, Chapter 7 can be thought of as the Go to Jail card in the
game Monopoly. "Go directly to Jail. Do not pass Go. Do not collect
$200." Or, go out of business; do not come back; please leave the
plumbing in the restrooms on your way out the door.
"But now what? Novell owns Unix. There's still some good stuff
left in there that isn't duplicated in Linux."