[rescue] Oracle making just a little harder to keep old machines in use

Patrick Finnegan pat at computer-refuge.org
Wed May 5 22:35:13 CDT 2010

> >   Does anybody really have any proper intelligence on what the
> >roadmap for SPARC and Solaris is for things other than supporting
> >Oracle databases?  Personally, I am just not yet ready to drink
> >the Intel and Linux Cool-Aid, but it's getting to be a damned
> >tough rear-guard fight.
> It's come out recently that it wasn't Kool-Aid at all, but a cheap
> knock off, Flavor Aid.


It's nearly as fun to watch the old farts on this list bitch about Linux 
and how it's not "production capable" as it is to listen to from people 
at work.

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