Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 18th Mar 2009 11:48 UTC, submitted by PLan
In the News In a move that would certainly shake up the computer industry quite a bit, IBM is reportedly in talks with Sun Microsystems about the possibility of IBM acquiring Sun. Sun is going through hard times at the moment, and has been actively looking for someone to be acquired by.
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RE[4]: Solaris is dead.
by Moulinneuf on Thu 19th Mar 2009 00:07 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Solaris is dead. "
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I wish people would spend a bit of time to ask themselves why Linux originally took off in the first place

It's Free Software , that's why it took off , you got real community and commercial involvment witch you don't get in so called **Open Source**.

MIT ... Open Source.
BSD ... Open Source
Open Solaris ... Open Source.

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