ZDNet UK: EC Rebuffs Microsoft Over Open-Source Report
Feb 09, 2007, 19:00 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Richard Thurston)
"The European Commission has resisted efforts by Microsoft to
make it abandon its report into open-source software, it was
revealed this week. But the Commission was swayed into allowing a
10-day period for feedback before completing the report.
"Harnessing the opportunity to provide feedback, Microsoft
produced 25 pages of arguments as to why the report--which
quantified the benefits of open source to European
organisations--should be shelved..."