Re: So.....

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2012 02:03:25 +0000 (UTC)
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On Tue, 17 Jan 2012 22:07:27 +0100, Peter Schneider wrote:

> Am 17.01.2012 21:42, schrieb Noons:

>> On Jan 18, 4:29 am, joel garry<>  wrote:
>>> The yolks on you.  Cross-platform has been in declension for years.
>>> While there has always been favoritism for lead platforms, they're not
>>> even pretending any more.  12c not planned for any Itanium, OMS not
>>> even on hp-ux 64 bit.  At least you AIX folk just got it.  Assuming
>>> you can install it, of course.  :-O
>> That was likely the only reason left to chose Oracle over other rdbms. 
>> With cross-platform gone, they are just one of the rabble.  Ah well,
>> time to brush up on db2 and MS/SQL, because this Oracle thing is just a
>> sad joke...

> So MS/SQL for AIX is available? Interesting, I didn't notice...
> Regards Peter

Well, it is available for Linux, since 4/1/2005: sql-server-to-new-platforms

I am unable to find the original announcement, but this should be good enough. Microsoft decided to port SQL Server to Linux, just after they have bought the Catholic Church.

Received on Tue Jan 17 2012 - 20:03:25 CST

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