Re: The latest Microsoft FUD. This time from BillG, himself.

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Thu Jun 28 2001 - 17:33:56 EST


> Hmm. This *is* the company that has at least one guy full-time working on
> merging their changes back into gcc (with the right Copyright
> assignments), and where the guy in question does discuss how to make gcc
> work nice with both Apple's application framework and the GPL clone of it.
> Oh, and one intern working right now to improve gcc's errors-and-warnings
> code, because that's what the gcc list came up with as a task.
> Sure, that's not many people in such a large company, but it's a vast
> difference from MS, and it's also a vast difference from the earlier Apple
> from the look-and-feel lawsuit age.

Take a look at They are basicaly trying to sue anyone who
makes something similar to their aqua.

I'm "In my country we have almost anarchy and I don't care."
Panos Katsaloulis describing me w.r.t. patents at
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