Microsoft's Backdoor Licensing Agreements


Sat, Mar 7th, 2009 11:16 by capnasty NEWS

"Good for TomTom for not violating the GPL2, but now that this has all become public, if TomTom is forced into licensing the FAT32 patents as a result of Microsoft?s legal action, it could forfeit the use of Linux in their products in the future. Which may be exactly what Microsoft wants, as it covets entry into the automotive technology industry, particularly with navigation systems."



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