Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×
Businesses Linux Business Oracle Linux

Oracle Acquires K-splice For an Undisclosed Amount 226 226

drspliff writes "Oracle today announced it's completed the acquisition of K-Splice, dropping support for Redhat, CentOS, and SUSE, and closing doors to new customers. Unless of course you want to become an Oracle Linux Premier Support subscriber — then it comes as standard."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Oracle Acquires K-splice For an Undisclosed Amount

Comments Filter:
  • Re:Contempt (Score:5, Interesting)

    by dcmeserve (615081) on Thursday July 21, 2011 @07:19PM (#36840600) Homepage Journal
    Mind listing some of that unconscionable behavior here? I'm an employee at the former Sun, but I haven't paid a whole lot of attention to the wider business world since the takeover (I'm also just getting back into reading Slashdot...). The main effect of the takeover on me personally has been improved job security in the near term, so I'm curious what else is going on. Thanks.
  • Re:Contempt (Score:2, Interesting)

    by Anonymous Coward on Thursday July 21, 2011 @09:01PM (#36841504)

    To the bystander, it sounds suspiciously like YOU were the jerk in that scenario. You just told off phone support reps who have nothing to do with the acquisitions and business policy of Oracle.

Getting the job done is no excuse for not following the rules. Corollary: Following the rules will not get the job done.

Working...