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Re: Apple Architecture
In reply to Matthew Benjamin's message sent 11/17/97 6:42 AM:
>Much as I worry about just what "cooperation" between Apple and M$
>engineers actually means for developers and customers, I do NOT worry
>that Apple has anything to gain from M$ "microkernel technology."
>I more worry about M$ buying/stealing much of what is unique and
>valuable from the Next system, and encorporating it in the NT gaping
If I understand correctly, the agreements between Microsoft and Apple
provide for _patent_ sharing, not copyrights. Which means, I believe,
that Microsoft is not entitled to use of the NeXT/Rhapsody code.
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