Re: [ANNOUNCE] Withdrawl of Open Source NDS Project/NTFS/M2FS forLinux

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Mon Sep 04 2000 - 06:50:21 EST

> Far smaller companies have _already_ got away with not only violating the
> Linux kernel's GPL, but blatantly encouraging their customers to do so.

Wakey wakey. Unless I am misreading this Andre gave/sold them code he wrote
all of for task file.

> Why should we believe that anyone's actually going to pursue one as large
> as Microsoft?

Microsoft are worth sueing in the USA. They have money

> I believe that IGEL's products are shipping with the DiskOnChip driver in
> this form. Has anyone sued them yet?

I think most people see IGEL as basically good guys who got screwed. Im sure
they'll be very glad to shift to JFFS

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