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Ubuntu Linux Founder Claims No Deal With Microsoft

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Other Linux distributions working with Microsoft but Ubuntu is not bowing down
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Ubuntu distributor Canonical is not interested in a business partnership with Microsoft, according to Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth. Rumors of a possible deal between the two companies began surfacing after the Microsoft and Linspire announced an agreement.
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Go Ubuntu, I think that its sad that Linspire actually made an agreement and bowed down to Micros**** to save themselves lol.
    
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Microsoft made news after claiming some open source software violates patents that the company holds in a number of different applications Linux uses. While Microsoft identified 235 Microsoft patents being infringed on, the company has not filed any lawsuits.
no lawsuit because they are not infringing on any patents.

i say hold out until MS lets ubuntu install windows based programs without any trouble. then the ubuntu people can show MS how to make a cool GUI and a faster os that dose not blow chunks.
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Xandros also made an agreement with MS at the beginning of the month.
http://yro.slashdot.org/yro/07/06/04....shtml?tid=109
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Making a deal with Microsoft is against everything that open source stands for. Go Ubuntu!
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