Now you may be wondering what I have been drinking by asking a question like that … well wonder no more — see this article.
It is a very intriguing question which side IBM is going to take. Join Microsoft and stay away from legal battles or stand up for freedom and openness. I genuinely hope the latter. My view is that MS has no leg to stand on when it comes to Linux infringing MS intellectual property. All they after is pocketing some money from somebody for nothing … just a lot of FUD from MS.