SCO stock down almost 20% today

SCO-watching is rather like watching a disaster at a molasses factory, except slower ;) Though today it had an interesting moment; its stock lost almost 20% in relatively heavy trading. I suspect its a result of the market reacting to Friday’s news that Novell was seeking a “writ of replevin” (see the Groklaw link for a good explanation) and damages . Basically, if granted, SCO will not have much money left at all…

Just to remind anyone who hasn’t been paying close attention, SCO claims it owns UNIX and further claims that Linux stole vast portions of its code; I think however that this is closer to the reality:

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