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CNET News: Sun Open-Source License Could Mean Solaris-Linux Barrier

Dec 03, 2004, 13:45 (18 Talkback[s])
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"Sun Microsystems has quietly begun seeking official open-source status for a new software license that likely will be used to govern its Solaris operating system.

"But the license may inhibit cross-pollination between Solaris and Linux--a sacrifice Sun appears willing to make in its effort to attract developers and revitalize its version of Unix..."

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