[rescue] Whither Solaris 10

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Apr 28 12:14:48 CDT 2015

On 04/28/2015 12:02 PM, Jerry Kemp wrote:
> Solaris 10 went GA/was released in 2005.  A decade later it is still
> being actively supported by Oracle, and I believe that someone posted an
> EOL of 2018.
> My only question is will Solaris 10 win any awards for the longest
> actively supported version of an operating system?
> Has any other version been stuck on on version anywhere as long as
> Solaris 10 without the owning company going TU?

  If I'm interpreting you correctly...Solaris 10 was succeeded by
Solaris 11 a long time ago, but a lot of people stayed with Solaris 10
for various reasons.  Just like a lot of people stayed with 9, 8..


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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