March 5, 2002

MS 'loves' open source, not GPL

Author: JT Smith

Anonymous Reader writes: "In a wide-ranging interview, Craig Mundie told The Australian (Newspaper) Microsoft "loved open source" but saw no value in the general public license (GPL)."

"The thing that has made the software industry what it is today is that it's a bit like being in the movie or music business where all of the investment is made up front to write the program, and your cost of manufacture is pretty small," Mr Mundie said." More at AustralianIT."


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