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Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 2:50 am
by ric96

Re: Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 6:54 am
by fruitoftheloom
Well Microsoft have experience with Unix over many years so it is not surprising that they use Linux and likely have been using for years without publisizing the fact:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xenix

Re: Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 7:02 am
by PeterO
They will have to threaten themselves with Patent Infringement now :D

PeterO

Re: Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 7:13 am
by fruitoftheloom
PeterO wrote:
They will have to threaten themselves with Patent Infringement now :D

PeterO
Yes SCO Unix rears its ugly head.............

Re: Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 7:18 am
by PeterO
fruitoftheloom wrote:
PeterO wrote:
They will have to threaten themselves with Patent Infringement now :D

PeterO
Yes SCO Unix rears its ugly head.............
Could do, (but I really hope not!) but I was thinking more along the lines of the money they extract from makers if Android phones.
PeterO

Re: Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 9:00 am
by johndough
Hi

Hmmm

It is not listed on Distrowatch, so...

Re: Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 9:32 am
by ame
johndough wrote:Hi

Hmmm

It is not listed on Distrowatch, so...
Maybe it's dying. Does Netcraft confirm it?

Re: Microsoft + Linux

Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 12:02 pm
by ghans
ame wrote:
johndough wrote:Hi

Hmmm

It is not listed on Distrowatch, so...
Maybe it's dying. Does Netcraft confirm it?
:lol: