Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 20th Apr 2009 19:00 UTC
Oracle and SUN With today's surprise announcement that Oracle will acquire Sun Microsystems, several questions were raised as to some Sun products, including MySQL, Solaris, and OpenOffice.org. Browsing around the net, there are several viewpoints on the future of these Sun products, and the OpenOffice.org team has even issued a statement itself.
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RE[2]: Is it really a surprise?
by antwarrior on Wed 22nd Apr 2009 23:10 UTC in reply to "RE: Is it really a surprise?"
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I don't see it damaging OO in any way. Not too seriously though. Wasn't the last version of JAVA GPLed?
I see this being good for Oracle because they can be more of a competitor in Enterprise development. Oracle + Java vs MS (SQL) + .NET !

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