December 14, 2000

Microsoft unleashes piracy police: Are you safe?

Author: JT Smith

From LinuxWorld: "Virginia Beach, Va., was forced to pay Microsoft $129,000 for software licenses, even though the city had probably
already paid for the software and did not receive due process. Some companies have suffered the same fate; others
likely will. Joe Barr explains the wherefores of Redmond's scare tactics and suggests that open software is the best
defense."

Category:

  • Open Source
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