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

From: The Boss <usenet_at_No.Spam.Please.invalid>
Date: Fri, 9 May 2008 00:23:06 +0200
Message-ID: <48237d4a$0$14355$>

joel garry wrote:
> On May 8, 1:40 pm, Ivan Marsh <> wrote:
>> On Thu, 08 May 2008 13:34:30 -0700, joel garry wrote:
>>> On May 8, 10:07 am, chrisv <chr..._at_nospam.invalid> wrote:
>>>> joel garry wrote:
>>>>> I've come to the opinion that linux as sold/supported is a toy OS
>>>>> running on toy hardware,
>>>> Yeah, that's why countless corporations and research organizations
>>>> use and depend on it. Tell google that Linux is a "toy OS".
>>>> Idiot.
>>> A decade ago I was very pro-linux in cola.).
>> That explains more than anyone ever need know.
> :-)
> But still, I'm not the only one who was excited about it and then
> disillusioned as it bloated, I'm not the only one who thinks Intel
> hardware sucks, and I'm not the only one who thinks there should be a
> fork specifically for db needs. Do you not think these are legitimate
> advocacy issues?

No one is forcing you to use Intel hardware to run Linux ...

Received on Thu May 08 2008 - 17:23:06 CDT

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