Re: [blug-non-tech] Want to talk to Microsoft (India) about Linux?
- On Fri, 11 Mar 2005, Praveen A wrote:
> IMHO, statements like this merely give a wrong reason for the rightAhem, Praveen - when you quote someone else in a message, it is best to
use a forward or at least use quotation symbols ">" to show that this
isn't your own text but someone else's. The "Courtesy" thing at the bottom
is easily missable, making it look like *you* are the one saying this.
Anyway, while I respect Mahesh's opinion, it was out of context in this
Had he seen the full thread, he would have understood that I was referring
to the thing that MS is afraid of. And believe me, it certainly isn't the
semi-religious or philosophical aspects of FOSS, but the development
The intention behind my original post was to get Sunil to understand that
it isn't about "Linux" (which is just *one* product of the FOSS process)
but the process itself (and all its products) that challenges MS's way of
thinking about software and its business.
The philosophy behind FOSS is important to *us*, but NOT to Microsoft.
- Very interesting read regarding Harald Welte's find .