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Old 14th September, 2009, 06:11 PM
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Microsoft, Oracle, and open source's double standard

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Monday, 14 September 2009

Open-source advocates need to get their stories straight. Are we a big-tent movement, or a parochial club that is hell-bent on limiting membership...and efficacy?

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I hear where the guy is coming from "Hey, they are at least trying; let's give 'em a chance". Unfortunately, the old adage "A leopard doesn't change its spots" seems applicable here, and Microsoft's repeatedly demonstrated history is that they are not content simply to compete: their ultimate goal is to dominate via any means necessary.
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Reminds me of the old adage...."You knew I was a snake when you took me in!"
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