May 14, 2003

Linux Legal Battles Continue

The SCO Group, arguably, isn't making many friends in the Linux camp these days. Last month it filed a $1 billion lawsuit against IBM for allegedly
misusing Unix code to bolster Linux efforts. SCO owns Unix System V code, which IBM had licensed to build AIX. SCO now acknowledges it may extend its
legal activities to Linux distributors SuSE Linux and Red Hat, and doesn't rule out action against users of the open source operating system.

Link: pcworld.com

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