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Old 08-06-2004, 10:41 PM   #1
r3dhatter
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Sun bought out Novell, so now what happens to SUSE?


I was thinking of installing SUSE 9.1 Personal on a computer, but then I read
http://news.com.com/Sun+mulls+buying...79.html?tag=nl
that Novell was bought out. So, now I think I may switch to Mandrake if this is the case...

http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1759...119TX1K0000594here is an arcticle about Unix, Linux Insiders Express Skepticism About Sun-Novell Buyout

The reason I want to know if SUSE will still be continued is because I don't want to install SUSE then have to change in 6 months because they stopped doing the personal iso, stopped making suse, or they made suse into a bad distro.



Thanks.

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Old 08-07-2004, 12:20 AM   #2
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Do you have a good command of the english language? If so, RTFA!



Sun did NOT buy Novell. . . nor is going to.

They thought about it. . . that's all.

Read this. . .
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/08...uxworld_plays/

And please, don't start threads with a title that is false information.

 
  


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