Sun, Microsoft Pact Viewed As 'Unholy Alliance' Against Linux, IBM

Posted by dave on Apr 5, 2004 4:45 AM EDT; By Paula Rooney & Barbara Darrow
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During the conference Friday, neither CEO mentioned open source or Linux specifically as motivating factors. But their continual emphasis on intellectual property (IP) and patent rights--fighting words to those who back Linux and the open--source movement--signaled the formation of a proprietary software army.

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