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Re: [SLE] Hot off the press -- Oracle to buy Novell
  • From: Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2006 13:29:29 -0400
  • Message-id: <200604191329.29296.gaf@xxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 19 April 2006 1:00 pm, Carl William Spitzer IV wrote:
> Considering Oracle is building the great firewall of China, I would not
> wish to trust Suse in their care. It might come to have built in wire
> tapping like Microsoft for the benefit of Homeland Security and thereby
> destroy the distro.
>
> Better the rumored IBM buy out from three years ago.
It is an interesting speculation, but it did come from the mouth of Larry
Ellison.

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