[linux-elitists] The First-Ever Installfest in Egypt (fwd from firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tue May 4 07:37:48 PDT 2004
<quote who="Jeff Kinz">
> > Sun Linux was a Red Hat based 'enterprise' distro.
> According to Sun's web site, there isn't anything which Sun calls "Sun
Yeah, I don't think they (publicly acknowledge that they) ship it anymore.
> My: [[ SUN-Linux (or "JDS" as SUN knows it.. ) ]] was poking fun at
> SUN's ".NET"-like attempt to create a brand out of a mostly freeware Linux
> It does cause me to reflect that a lot of companies would be better off if
> they would adapt Google's official corporate rule of behavior:
> "Don't be Evil."
Are Red Hat or Ximian any less evil? Is brand correlation that much worse
than rebranding when baked on top? ... I dunno.
Of course, if you think Java itself is evil, then it's hard to justify an
inherent goodness in JDS. Hmm.
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