Groklaw: Ballmer’s Email–Indemnification Comes Full Circle

“Just 6 easy steps, and we come full circle on the
indemnification story:

  1. “First, we had SCO announcing it was suing IBM and threatening
    Linux users for contributory copyright infringement.
  2. “Then the chorus broke out in song about how Linux has no
  3. “Then we found out from BayStar’s lips that Microsoft inspired
    them to invest in SCO, an investment that made all the lawsuits
    financially possible. Thanks for nothing, BayStar…”