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  • Ian
    Who'da thunk
    07/08/2015 11:10PM

    As a fan of OpenBSD and open source in general, I find this most interesting.  Microsoft just became the first "Gold" donor to the OpenBSD Foundation ever.  Every single company that uses OpenSSH - from Google and Facebook to Oracle, IBM, and HP to Red Hat and Cisco - none of them have ever contributed to the support of OpenSSH as much as Microsoft has.  Really, we're talking peanuts here.  Microsoft is the first to donate more than $25,000.  Google and Facebook come in in the $10,000 to $25,000 range.  You think the open source community supports itself?  Come on, Google...

    It's kinda lame to post Slashdot links, but this is a good one.

    http://undeadly.org/cgi?action=article&sid=20150708134520

    http://www.openbsdfoundation.org/contributors.html

    http://bsd.slashdot.org/story/15/07/08/2220235/microsoft-thanked-for-its-significant-financial-donation-to-openbsd-foundation

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