November 4, 2006

A short post on the Microsot/Novell deal.

I've been giving some thought about the implications of the recent Microsoft Novell deal, and while I'm not going to go into a long diatribe about how I do not agree that I need Microsoft permission via Novell to use Samba or much of any free software, I will say this to my open source developer friends at Novell:

The Google Engineering Staff and Open Source teams are hiring.

Email me.


Anonymous said...


Anonymous said...

Brevity is the soul of wit.


mariuz said...

the most pragmatic view I have seen on this issue

No FUD - just do it , vote with your pocket

ps: no wonder Miguel said something about an Mono fundation (he knew a thing or two)

Anonymous said...

Lot of developers are located in Germany, Prague and India.

You are located where all this patent mess come from.

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