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Submission Ballmer: Linux uses MS IP

10scjed writes: "Despite Novell's claim that there are no known infractions, Ballmer states that "Only customers that use SUSE have paid properly for intellectual property from Microsoft," and "Novell pays us some money for the right to tell customers that anybody who uses SUSE Linux is appropriately covered," Ballmer said. This "is important to us, because [otherwise] we believe every Linux customer basically has an undisclosed balance-sheet liability.""

Submission OSS Projects - Finding FTP and Torrent Hosting

10scjed writes: "As has come up more than once on the School-Discuss list, many FLOSS projects flounder when it comes to finding and maintaining distribution channels, whether it be obtaining (free|low-cost) FTP mirror support, or reliable Torrent hosting and tracking. Knowing that many here on Slashdot run or participate in their own projects, what services are available for FLOSS projects for distribution and hosting?"

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