September 20, 2001

Scarabeos2001-Project wants to put BeOS under GPL

Author: JT Smith

Horst Ebenhoeh writes "Around two weeks ago in Germany BeOS-users and Be Inc.-shareholders founded the Scarabeos 2001 - Project to put BeOS under an GPL-oriented open-source licence. BeOS-fans and shareholders in Germany, Austria and Switzerland were extremely interested. "That's why we'll continue this job. We'll show Palm Inc. that we're not joking." Palm bought Be Inc.- assets for just 11 million dollars on August 16 and will probably not continue to support BeOS. Scarabeos2001 wants to stop the deal at the general meeting of Be Inc. this fall. Read more:"


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