MS attacking government use of "open source"

Mark Hahn hahn at
Fri May 24 17:43:50 PDT 2002

> from making any performance tests public.  Doesn't that tell you what 
> kind of company you're dealing with when you buy Microsoft products? 
> Sounds more like a closed, totalitarian, police state to me.

oh, give me a break!  the liberty-loving approach is that since it's 
their product, they're free to dictate whatever terms they like.  
it's the police state that would legislate what can and can't appear
in a license.  

it's not much of an exaggeration to say that the dissenting states
are in effect asking to nationalize Windows.

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