[lpi-discuss] Re: RPM and Debian -- of Caldera, SCO and IBM ...
b.j.smith at ieee.org
Wed Mar 9 19:27:20 EST 2005
G. Matthew Rice wrote:
> I am, by no means, an IBM apologist but this statement is not
> completely fair. Look at postfix, as an example. As well, they do
> have a lot of people contributing to established FOSS projects.
Okay, maybe I overstated.
But what IBM is applauded for in the media has nothing to do with
> Any organization with 1 or more patents makes me nervous ;)
Actually, I have nothing against IP.
But I have something against big companies who break agreements just
because they think they can get away with it - especially against
smaller companies they believe they can outlast.
Bryan J. Smith mailto:b.j.smith at ieee.org
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