[Lazarus] Embarcadero vs Lazarus/FPC (Oracle vs Google)
DrDiettrich1 at aol.com
Tue May 8 21:27:57 CEST 2012
Andrew Brunner schrieb:
> FPC and it's core design have been around prior
> to Embarcadero's purchase of Delphi from Inprise. At the point of
> purchase Embarcadero was responsible for objecting to FPC
> and they could have avoided said purchase.
> Both FPC and Lazarus predate Embarcadero's Delphi. So any verbatim code
> copying would have to be relatively recent. Since Lazarus is cross
> platform, only Windows based widgets would be the source of ANY
> potential threat to ligation. So Lazarus worst case scenero is that
> only PART of the project could EVER be called into question.
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