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+ - Moglen: How we'll kill the Microsoft Novell deal

Submitted by FirstEdition
FirstEdition writes: From the register: Novell's decision to accept $348m from Redmond in return for a patent agreement covering its SuSE Linux distribution won't be seen on CourtTV anytime soon, we learn. Instead it's adopting the stealthier strategy of changing the licensing terms under which Novell, which uses the community's code, receives the materials for its commercial product. n_on_microsoft_novell/

The decision doesn't have to be logical; it was unanimous.