Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> espoused:
> __/ [ John Bailo ] on Wednesday 29 March 2006 22:58 \__
>> Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>>> Have a look at Red Hat in the headlines today. They only do Linux and they
>>> do _splendidly_. one headline named it a ":revenue" soar, so maybe your
>>> money is on the wrong share, which is still dependent on Windows NetWare.
>> Yet, RHAT dropped 2 points today.
>> The only logical thing to happen is for NOVL to buy up RHAT.
> I don't like the idea, but this would at least reduce the extent of forking.
> There will still remain plenty of choice.
> [ HP: Too many open source licences ]
Interesting - we have a different proprietary software licence for
practically every bit of proprietary code ever written, so there must be
/millions/ of them. There are perhaps a couple of dozen open source
licences, but that's too many...
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