RE: [ reactions ] Re: [NYT] Microsoft Is Set to Be Top Foe ofFree Code

Date: Fri May 04 2001 - 06:53:16 PDT

So at what level of abstraction does this apply?

Is Office an essential service? Nah.

The OS might not be... hence the SilverThreadLicense (sm).

Just wait - BIOS makers are going to adopt the SilverThreadLicense (sm).

Next, Transmeta/{Intel et al} is going to adopt this licensing model for
their morphing code/microcode.

Who's flying now?

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