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RE: [SLE] Oracle-Novell
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list2@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2006 08:38:38 -0400
  • Message-id: <1145363918.15995.4.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 2006-04-17 at 23:56 -0500, Greg Wallace wrote:
> On Monday, April 17, 2006 @ 6:28 PM, Don wrote:
>
> >Hi all, just my 2 cents worth into the fray. Larry E. is getting use to
> >getting his way and with his strong dislike of Bill G and MS, I wouldn't
> >be surprised at all that Novell is bought by Oracle. They, Oracle, have
> >a VP in charge of Linux product development, SuSE is the next piece of
> >the puzzle for them, I think. Do they have the $'s, probably.
> >--
> >Don N7NKJ
> >SuSE 9.3 Because it keeps on working! and it's open source!
>
> So would Oracle SuSE Linux come with an Oracle database server package as
> part of the distro (scaled back, of course, but still ...)? Now that would
> be cool.
>

Now you are talking as though the sale has been completed. Does anyone
on this list have a working crystal ball so the question can be
answered? Everything about the purchase of Novell is pure speculation,
treat it as such.

--
Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998


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