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Re: [SLE] Re: [OT] Meta-discussion on the IP issues of GPUs and 3D -- WAS: Xgl on legacy nvidia cards
  • From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 25 May 2006 07:20:29 -0400
  • Message-id: <200605250720.29202.bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 25 May 2006 07:04 am, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> The Wednesday 2006-05-24 at 13:13 -0300, Alvaro Kuolas wrote:
> > SGI filled for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
>
> I was told by a friend in SGI that #11 is not bankruptcy, that's #7. It
> only means that the company is going to change its business model.

Both of the above statements are correct.

#11 is bankruptcy and provides protection from debts while a company attempta
a recovery such as finding new sources of financing, reorganize etc. A judge
must approve any plan for recovery.

#7 is bankruptcy with no attempts being made to recover from it.

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