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Microsoft Promises Not To Sue Moonlight 2.0 Users

December 17th, 2009 12:48 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

darthcamaro writes “Moonlight 2.0, that’s Novell’s open source implementation of the Microsoft media framework in now available and with comes a new patent promise from Microsoft. Any Linux user can use it now without being worried about being sued: ‘”A really important change in how the community and individuals will see and use Moonlight is a change and extension to the patent covenant that Microsoft provides to Novell and its end users,’ Brian Goldfarb, director of Web and user experience platforms at Microsoft, told InternetNews.com. ‘We’re now increasing the reach of the agreement — Microsoft’s commitment not to sue Novell or Novell customers now extends to redistributors.”‘”

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