Re: SQL Server on Linux

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2016 22:40:13 +0000 (UTC)
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On Wed, 30 Mar 2016 20:17:30 +0000, John D Groenveld wrote:

> In article <>,
> Mladen Gogala <> wrote:

>>I believe that we have all seen Microsoft's announcement that they will
>>make SQL Server available on Linux in the second half of 2017. Also,

> I have not. H/T.

Here it is:


>>Microsoft has already announced rather aggressive trade in policy: give
>>up Oracle license and get SQL Server license for free.
>>What will that mean for Oracle? Oracle didn't create too many friends
>>with their licensing policies and auditing raids. I, for one, welcome
>>competition into the market.

> Migration guide?

I am quite sure that someone will make a nice tool to migrate Oracle to SQL Server. However, it's too early in the game for that.

Mladen Gogala
The Oracle Whisperer
Received on Thu Mar 31 2016 - 00:40:13 CEST

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