Re: Oracle chief architect says there ought to be one Linux distribution: Red Hat

From: Roy Schestowitz <>
Date: Thu, 08 May 2008 02:18:29 +0100
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____/ Ramon F Herrera on Thursday 08 May 2008 01:32 : \____

> "One Oracle exec said there should be only one Linux distribution —
> Red Hat — and claimed there will be no fragmentation of that code
> base.
> In an interview with the Linux Foundation recently, Oracle’s chief
> corporate architect said Oracle Unbreakable Linux is not a product but
> a support program and he believes that there ought to be only one
> Linux distribution — his rival’s code base."
> [...]

Oracle just wants to freeload GNU/Linux _in its entirety_. When will it actually give something back? Oh, that's right. Ellison's vocabulary is missing the word "give". No wonder Olson ditched the company.

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