[linux-elitists] Wow, M$ is even more evil than I thought
Tue Apr 3 06:50:33 PDT 2001
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Brooklyn Linux Solutions CEO wrote:
> << I suspect that you knew this, but didn't want to adjust
> scope accordingly?>>
> Not only did I not know this, but I don't even know what your talking about
> What scope?
This first sentence of my reply was that 'code was a secondary
concern'. I then described what I understood the implications to be,
mainly that MS potentially owned any business-related information (for
example meeting minutes stored in a .net/hailstorm hosted groupware
application), and had the legal right to act on that information.
The possibility of them taking ownership of GPL'd code was a
secondary consideration in this particular discussion, not in my general
worldview. That's what I meant by scope.
Michael D. Jurney
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