Microsoft took part in the contest video in honor of two decades of the Linux kernel

The German branch of Microsoft has taken part in the contest video, marking the twentieth anniversary of the Linux-kernel. The plot plays roller standoff Microsoft and Linux[/t[t:tag slug=linuks]Linux. Microsoft comes up with a cake to Linux, and Linux turns and walks away without accepting a gift. This is followed by mention of the first threat in 1998 (an internal document leaked to the strategy against Linux and open source software) and a blow to the arrogance of Microsoft, where Linux is fully took advantage of the prospects of Internet technology, while Microsoft did not attach much importance to the network. At the end of movie should be a symbolic welcome Linux-th cake, compliments of the twentieth anniversary and an invitation to cooperate in the form of replacement of the slogan “Microsoft vs. Linux” to “Microsoft and Linux”.

21 July 2011

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