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 Analysis of SCO's Las Vegas Slide Show

Bruce Perens has written: Analysis of SCO's Las Vegas Slide Show.

"The code shown in this slide implements the Berkeley Packet Filter, internet firewall software often abbreviated as "BPF". SCO doesn't own BPF. It was created at the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory with funding from the U.S. Government, and is itself derived from an older version called "enet", developed by Stanford and Carnegie-Mellon Universities. BPF was first deployed on the 4.3 BSD system produced by the University of California at Berkeley. SCO later copied the software into Unix System V."

 (Submitted by Noel Mon Aug 25, 2003 )

  


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