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Steve Dibb steve at
Wed Apr 6 15:04:01 MDT 2005

Gary Thornock wrote:
> It's not illegal per se.  If it were, BitMover would be suing
> (or, at least, they'd have legal standing to sue) OSDL.  On the
> other hand, it does go against the original agreement between
> BitMover and Linus, where they said "we'll provide you with our
> product and space on our server for free if you don't try to
> create a competing product while you're using our free stuff."

Okay, that makes sense then ... and explain why it mentioned the OSDL 
employees in the article, which, at first it seemed like it wouldn't matter.


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