On 2009-03-11, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> claimed:
> Why Microsoft has chosen to go after Linux now
> ,----[ Quote ]
>| But if any Microsoft employee went to a free software or open source
>| conference today, I doubt he or she would attract anything other than hostile
>| glares. By suing GPS device maker TomTom over alleged violation of patents
>| connected with an implementation of the Linux kernel any goodwill that
>| Microsoft has built up has gone down the drain.
Not to mention the last bit of hokey crap Erik had that MICROS~1 was
just a poor, misunderstood company that we should all love and respect
because they never have or would sue over patents.
Mistakes are ofen the stepping stones to utter failure.