Windows vs. Linux: The Patent Tax – Software Freedom Law Center

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…free operating systems based on Linux have never been found guilty of patent infringement, making Linux a patent-tax-free alternative to Windows. Not only do these free software systems have no patent tax, they have no taxes whatsoever, because — like all open source software — they are available to the public at zero cost.

Source: Windows vs. Linux: The Patent Tax – Software Freedom Law Center