[linux-elitists] Caldera/SCO sues Autozone, Daimler-Chrysler

Matthew W. Miller mwmiller@columbus.rr.com
Thu Mar 4 03:10:58 PST 2004


On Wed, Mar 03, 2004 at 07:52:28PM +0000, Geoff Lane wrote:
>On Wed, Mar 03, 2004 at 12:37:22PM -0700, Jonathan Corbet wrote:
>> Darl said that, with minimal changes, that suit could be filed
>> against any Linux user, whether they were ever an SCO customer or
>> not.
>So why didn't they pick a well known Linux user such as Google or a
>University installing a big Beowulf? Of all the possibilities discussed
>in Groklaw, AutoZone and Daimler-Chrysler didn't rise to the top.

Oh, but they did!  Google is known mostly to Internauts; Beowulf
clusters, mostly to Slashdotters.  Daimler-Chrysler is known to *the
general public*.  Crucial difference.
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