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Posted by: Anonymous Coward on January 23, 2007 02:50 AM
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"So rather than two organizations working towards open standards, we get one organization working towards competing against Microsoft. Brilliant. Where ODSL actually had some credibility while forcing Microsoft towards more open document standards, this new "Linux Foundation" just begs to be ignored as a competitor. Efffing brilliant."

"Microsoft is the Empire. Apple is the Rebels. We are the Ewoks." (Score:4, Funny)

"That is a bad idea for several reasons:
a) A standards group must be independend. The FSG loses its credibility."

"It keeps amazing me over and over again how "Open Source Development" and "Free Standards" somehow miraculously always seem to transform into "Linux"<nobr> <wbr></nobr>.."

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