Wednesday, August 20

Analysis of Linux Code that SCO Alleges Is In Violation Of Their Copyright and Trade Secrets.

SCO made the "mistake" of showing some slides of the Linux code that allegedly violates their copyright.
Within hours, some people had done an Analysis of the Linux Code that SCO Alleges Is In Violation Of Their Copyright and Trade Secrets.
Linux Weekly News also has some info.

It seems the code in question was published freely under the BSD Public License, by SCO and by other people, and another version of the same algorithm was published in Kernighan & Ritchie's The C Programming Language in 1978, without any restrictions.

Lies, Lies and SCO....

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