internetnews.com: Sun Sets Solaris 10 Free

“After more than a year of sneak peaks, nightly builds and beta
tests, Sun Microsystems (Quote, Chart) is set to formally announce
the launch of its Solaris 10 operating system…

“Sun is also expected to announce that Solaris 10 will be
available as a free download by January 31, 2005…

“Mark McClain, vice president of Software Marketing at Sun, said
the variable pricing structure would catch Red Hat’s customers off
guard, including subscribers to Red Hat’s Fedora Project, whose
Core 3, codenamed Heidelberg debuted just last week…”