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Embarrassing Dispatches From the SCO Front

Embarrassing Dispatches From the SCO Front

SCO has truly done it again.

Truly, it keeps getting better. SCO (back when it was Caldera) has violated the BSD license with the very code it accuses Linux of
stealing!

Dennis Ritchie himself (one of the original authors of Unix) is saying that either he or Ken Thompson (his co-worker at Bell Labs at the time) wrote that code early on, before there ever was a Caldera or SCO.

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Dee-Ann LeBlanc has been involved with Linux since 1994. She is the author of 12 books, 130 articles, and has more of both coming. She is a trainer, a course developer - including the official Red Hat online courseware at DigitalThink - a founding member of the AnswerSquad, and a consultant.

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