604748 story Novell Rises to Second Highest Linux Contributor 135 Posted by Zonk on Wednesday April 02, 2008 @02:20PM from the putting-yourself-out-there dept. eldavojohn writes "Which companies contribute the most to the Linux kernel? Well, The Linux Foundation released their results and Novell's contributions have gone up 250% (from 3.6% of all contributions to 14.4% of all contributions) to put them at #2 behind Red Hat. This chart also illustrates just how widely Linux is modified by the community and not just a handful of developers/companies. You can find more coverage on blogs and the original report."