[TUHS] SCO vs. IBM: Eric Raymond striking a blow for ... something

Aharon Robbins arnold at skeeve.com
Wed May 28 23:27:30 AEST 2003

> I find it hard to take a secret No Secrets campaign seriously.

That says it well.

> That such a campaign exists in the current context also sounds to
> me like an admission that substantial parts of Linux were in fact
> lifted directly from a licensed UNIX.  That that might be so seems
> surprising; that someone would want to prove it was OK even more so.

I think it's more of a "How dare anyone even think licensed code was
lifted?  We all know better than that. I'm gonna show you that you don't
even have a leg to stand on."

Whatever.  Anyone with any sense knows that SCO hasn't got much ground
to stand on.  Sadly, "anyone with any sense" likely doesn't cover
the judge and the jury.

Sigh.  (Fade to black, as Dionne Warwick sings "Deja Vu" in the


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