[clug] Online protest against SCO

Antti.Roppola at brs.gov.au Antti.Roppola at brs.gov.au
Mon May 26 11:55:58 EST 2003

In a nutshell, Caldera has no worthwhile products to offer the market.
Their aquisition of SCO's IP gave an interesting exit strategy; sue IBM
and get bought out by IBM because settling these things out of court
is usually cheaper. Unfortunately (for Caldera) IBM has decided to see
their bluff. (presumably because this will settle the IP thing once
and for all, and maybe even shake out the market a little)

Unfortunately, Caldera can't back down aor they'll be done over
by various parties for negligence.


-----Original Message-----
From: Alex Satrapa [mailto:grail at goldweb.com.au]

I love the claims that SCO makes of being the only 
commercial Unix vendor to support the Intel platform (hadn't they heard 

SCO's "UnixWare" was never in the enterprise market.  SCO's SMP was 
badly broken, compared to Linux' SMP which was relatively stable in 

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