The SCO Saga: Last OS Standing?

By Deane Barker on June 2, 2003

SCO actions prompt Linux warning | CNET This SCO thing is going to get worse before it gets better.

“Analyst firm Gartner Group has recommended that customers minimize their use of Linux on important systems because of questions resulting from SCO Group’s warnings about legal liability.”

Gartner is the same group that told companies to get off of Internet Information Services last year. No Windows, no Linux? Somewhere Scott McNealy and Carly Fiorino are laughing over a beer right now.

If you’re not up on this whole mess, here’s some good background information. (Or, try the Dukes of Hazzard version which takes some unsubstantiated shots at Microsoft.)