eWeek: Will Patent Battles End Free Linux?
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Started by: zoobabzoobab
Date: 25 Dec 2007 17:21
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Summary:
As the open-source movement gains momentum, patent companies are suing. Is the open-source community stealing ideas from commercial vendors? IP Innovations seems to think so; the patent-holding company recently filed a lawsuit for patent infringement against Linux distributors Red Hat and Novell, claiming that Linux uses ideas originally developed at the Xerox PARC laboratory.
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