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Says Steve Stites:

Microsoft is paying Novell a lot of money and in return Novell has launched a multi-pronged attack on the rest of Open Source. Open Source has fought back with as massive a counter attack against Novell as we can launch.

Ever since they signed the Microsoft-Novell agreement Novell has asked for peace with the rest of Open Source. Their idea of peace is that the rest of Open Source will quietly acquiesce in our own destruction. We won't do that so the fight will go on and on with no end in sight.


Here is another new one:

Unfortunately, that is what Novell has done. They got in cahoots with MS, the bully. Ballmer issued a warning to all Linux developers and users that only Novell was safe from that moment on. Novell's CEO stood by him grinning. I am done with Novell. And because of OpenSuse's connection with Novell, I won't touch it either.

I advice all other distros to avoid Novell's code that promote the use of Microsoft technologies, especially Mono. I don't care that if that means no Netflix on Linux. So be it.


People reach their conclusions independently and these conclusions align with ours, despite media distortion.

Jim Allchin on Novell

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