[clug-talk] Microsoft to Sue linux users

Shawn sgrover at open2space.com
Thu Nov 18 12:58:08 PST 2004


Ballmer had a discrepancy in the math - I think the number was supposed to be 
283 patents.  But, out of all the (potentially) infringing patents, maybe MS 
isn't counting the ones they own?  Or maybe they are only concerned about the 
ones they DO own?

Shawn

On Thursday 18 November 2004 13:42, bogi wrote:
> Hey, the numbers are going down, it is 200 now.
> That might signal the fact the linux does violate the difference between
> the number stated initially "more than 228" and the current number (200),
> what do you know, it could violate 28 .... maybe, this proves that the
> speaker did not check his facts, just fudged the number.
> Cheers
> Szemir
>



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