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The State of Oracle Linux

May 12, 2008, 22:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

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"Oracle's Unbreakable Linux is something of an odd-duck in Linux distribution circles. While Oracle, the database giant, produces it, under the Oracle paint job it's all RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux). In addition, while Oracle stands behind its distribution with support, Oracle doesn't think of itself as being in the Linux distribution business.

"What does it all mean and why does Oracle have one foot in the Linux business? For the answers to these and other questions, Edward Screven, Oracle's Chief Corporate Architect, recently spoke with Jim Zemlin, head of the Linux Foundation..."

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