The Register: Red Hat Opens Losing Propaganda Offensive Against Sun
Sep 28, 2004, 23:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ashlee Vance)
"Heaven help us all--there's a blog battle being waged between
Red Hat's chief cheerleader Michael Tiemann and Sun Microsystems'
President Jonathan Schwartz.
"It appears that Sun's recent rampage against Red Hat--most
vociferously delivered via Schwartz's blog--has Tiemann's undies
creeping toward an uncomfortable place. This is understandable in
that Red Hat is not used to non-Redmond criticism and is
unaccustomed to having a Microsoft rival of all things go after its
pricey support costs. Red Hat has become the patron saint of Linux
and this entitles it to an elevated position that its revenue and
size would not typically warrant..."