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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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