osi.jpgI’m never sure whether to take seriously Microsoft’s efforts to ingratiate itself (if that’s what you want to call it) to the open source community. First it strikes patent-cross licensing deals with Linux distributors like Novell. Then it submits its own products for open source certification. What kind of Bizarro world are these people living in?

At last week’s O’Reilly’s Open Source Conference, a Microsoft exec said

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