"Sun Microsystems is set to embrace a more open source future,
but will it do so with the help of a software layer that 'doesn't
matter if Solaris or Linux is underneath?'
"Word on the street (thanks to Jonathan Schwartz's latest blog)
is that Ian Murdock will help make an announcement next week that
will help dispel anymore competition between the two operating
systems. The founder of Debian GNU/Linux and former CTO at the
Linux Foundation joined Sun earlier this year and now serves as
Chief Operating Platforms Officer..."