Linux group starts petition over RBC's SCO investment

Thursday, November 06 2003 @ 01:59 PM CST

Contributed by: Linegod

Thanks to Russell who mentioned it on the Discuss mailing list:

A Canadian open source association is asking its members to pull their accounts from RBC and to sign a petition following the bank's decision to contribute towards a $50-million investment in SCO Group.

Linux-Quebec launched the petition about two weeks ago and has so far collected almost 150 signatures, mostly from users in Quebec, Ontario, Alberta and B.C. The petition reads: "Given the fact that SCO has taken hostile action against free software and well-known companies that contribute to free software, we, users, developers and members of the Open Source community from Canada protest the recent investment of RBC in The SCO Group.

Read the full thing here

Jump to the petition here