Does the Fate of OpenSolaris Tell Us Where Unix Is Headed?Sep 03, 2010, 01:36 (1 Talkback[s])
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"It's not easy to pin down the exact date of the birth of OpenSolaris, but it's really easy to nail the date of its demise: Friday, August 13, 2010. This was the date a leaked Oracle internal memo was released on the Internet : a memo that effectively announced the end of the OpenSolaris Project, just over five years after the general release of the OpenSolaris code and 830 days after the first official release of an OpenSolaris distribution from Sun Microsystems.
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