Oracle's Linux: Unbreakable? Or Just A Necessary Adjustment?
Oct 29, 2007, 19:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"As I talked to Wim Coekaerts, VP of Linux engineering at
Oracle, about 'Unbreakable Linux,' a gap emerged between what he
was saying and what Red Hat's product management director, Joel
Berman, was saying. Riders of Linux's impressive upsurge are
advised to 'mind the gap' and try not to fall into it.
"Oracle produces Unbreakable Linux, but it's not in the business
of competing with Red Hat as a Linux distributor, says Coekaerts, a
kernel developer himself..."