PeazRitr's (A)Linear Dreams: bill says ms started the open source movement    
 bill says ms started the open source movement
picture11 Nov 2001 @ 22:55, by Merilene_M. Murphy

yup, indeed. you gotta read this!

it's toward the end of the meeting where bill gates tells shareholders:

Let me start out, really the reason that you see open source there at all is because we came in and said there should be a platform that's identical with millions and millions of machines, and the bios of that should be open to everybody to use, and all the extensibility should be there.

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