The Register: Red Hat CEO Likens Oracle to US Car Manufacturer

“Red Hat chief executive Matthew Szulik has added his voice to
the growing stream of rebuttals to Larry Ellison’s comments about
buying Novell and ‘owning’ Linux.

“In an open letter to the Financial Times, Szulik criticized the
30-year track record of companies like Oracle in their treatment of
customers and signed off essentially saying the days of
closed-source software vendors are numbered…”