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Sun Microsystems has purchased MySQL and released Java under the GPL. Chief executive Jonathan Schwartz has also speculated that there could be a future release of Solaris under the GPL, but what would be the implications of such a move?

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Created by cendrars 6 years 26 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 26 weeks ago
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Balzac

6 years 26 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago

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Great article. This one is worth a read for sure.

I'd love to see Solaris released under the GNU GPLv3.

This would really get the point across to the Open Source fanboys, that Free Software means business.

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santhosh

6 years 26 weeks 5 days 8 hours ago

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GNU/Solaris

Anybody noticed the image at the starting of the article?
linux logo+sun logo!
As if the article is about Linux/Solaris :)
GNU logo+ Sun logo would have been a better choce.

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Balzac

6 years 26 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago

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I noticed that too.

I made a few GNU logo variations to emphasize the contributions of the GNU project to the success of the web-services giants.

http://publicvictory.org/cms/gnu_logos