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Lacking Oracle help, OpenSolaris group disbands

The OpenSolaris Governing Board dissolves itself after Oracle cuts off relations with the group. Will the Illumos rise from the ashes?

By Aug. 23, 2010

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Oracle apparently shuts doors on OpenSolaris

According to a leaked memo, Oracle will release Solaris source code only after its versions of the OS ship, a move that cuts off the OpenSolaris project.

By Aug. 16, 2010

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OpenSolaris board in OpenRevolt against Oracle

Governing board that oversees the open-source Solaris community, frustrated by months of "radio silence" from Oracle, threatens to disband.

By Jul. 14, 2010

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Sun adds enterprise features to OpenSolaris

A new support contract, processor support, and networking and storage technology are designed to put the open-source OS on an footing alongside Solaris.

By Jun. 1, 2009

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Torvalds: Linux and OpenSolaris a tough mix

The Linux leader acknowledges that "taking code from other (open-source) projects is hard...If you take Solaris code, you have to fix it for all the differences." More work than it's worth?

By Jan. 30, 2009

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Google considered a move to OpenSolaris? All that glitters is not Chrome

This article was originally based on information that was two years old.

By Sep. 2, 2008

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Google considered a move to OpenSolaris? All that glitters is not Chrome

Search giant may be willing to make a bet on Sun's Unix distribution, but any move away from Linux remains highly unlikely. And that goes for Firefox too.

By Sep. 1, 2008

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Sun's Ian Murdock on OpenSolaris and Linux

Sun's Ian Murdock is one of the more lucid thinkers on open source strategy at Sun.

By May. 9, 2008

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Sun's OpenSolaris on EC2--overcast but not completely Cloudy

The Cloud is not even close to being obscured by Sun, but there are some interesting things the company is talking about this week.

By May. 5, 2008

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Sun launches bundled OpenSolaris in latest push for developer support

Company offers developers packaged OpenSolaris, an open-source version of its Solaris operating system, at opening of CommunityOne developer conference.

By May. 5, 2008