[TUHS] Microsoft, SCO, and a certain License
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at lemis.com
Mon Mar 1 10:53:42 AEST 2004
On Monday, 1 March 2004 at 0:46:35 -0000, Roger Willcocks wrote:
>> Hmm. In that case, Microsoft *is* abusing the OpenBSD license by not
>> stating clearly that the code is derived in part from OpenBSD.
> See Q306819 -
> http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q306819 - Release
> Notes for Windows XP Contained in the Relnotes.htm File:
> This product includes software developed by the University of California,
> Berkeley and its contributors.
> although I would question whether there's an acknowledgement in all
> related advertising materials...
I suspect that that's sufficient. The advertising clause has always
been a bone of contention.
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