Linked by Kroc Camen on Mon 29th Mar 2010 16:04 UTC
Sun Solaris, OpenSolaris "Hot on the heals of Oracle's revamp of Solaris support, the licensing agreement for free downloads of Solaris 10 have changed. Here is the bit in question: "...Please remember, your right to use Solaris acquired as a download is limited to a trial of 90 days, unless you acquire a service contract for the downloaded Software". So far the OpenSolaris license has not changed, it's still CDDL."
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RE: and who uses Solaris ?
by telns on Mon 29th Mar 2010 17:23 UTC in reply to "and who uses Solaris ?"
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Solaris scales significantly better than any of the main commercial Linuxes, and is more stable under super high loads.

Not a dig at Linux. Solaris just has a lot of years head start focusing on those kinds of environments.

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