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All your XFS are belong to SCO

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Subject: All your XFS are belong to SCO
From: Dan Hollis <goemon@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 18 Feb 2004 14:58:34 -0800 (PST)
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SCO has just expanded their lawsuit to claim ownership over XFS (and 
presumably, all of IRIX):

"In Exhibit C, SCO sets forth additional code in Linux in which SCO 
claims a right. Specifically, Exhibit C shows that Silicon Graphics, Inc. 
("SGI") violated its UNIX Software Agreement with SCO by transferring 
direct lines of UNIX to Linux from its version of UNIX known as "IRIX." 
IRIX is a derivative work of, and modification based on, System V that 
contains substantial parts of System V code. In addition to SGI's transfer 
of direct lines of code from UNIX System V to Linux, as set forth in 
Exhibit A attached hereto, SGI has improperly transferred the UNIX filing 
system it developed as part of IRIX to Linux, thereby improperly giving 
the Linux open source developers access to an advanced journaling file 
system for streaming media for use in enterprise applications of Linux. On 
information and belief, most or all of the code contained in all of the 
files of the IRIX/XFS filing system have been improperly transferred to 

What is SGI's position on this?


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