DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2003-11
Re: SCO after BSD settlement
:Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai <asmodai@xxxxxx> wrote:
:> Just to keep people informed:
:> SCO is going to attack the 1994 AT&T/BSD settlement. That's a very
:> interesting item that the few favored analysts (and only a select few
:> journalists) who were allowed to ask questions failed to pick up on.
:> Here's our take on why SCO is embarking on this new course of action:
:Does sco even have any legal grounds to do this? After all, they weren't
:party to teh out of court settlement and supposedly inherited some
:atatched strings when they became the unix licencer about this?
No, they don't, but that hasn't stopped them so far. They have no
legal standing for probably 90% of their claims and they are on
shaky ground for the remaining 10%.