Jacob Kaplan-Moss

5 items tagged โ€œsunโ€

๐Ÿ“Œ Monty says: Oops, we did it again (MySQL 5.1 released as GA with crashing bugs)

This is just nuts: something stamped final should not be this full of fail. Montyโ€™s got a great roundup of what went wrong, and as you might expect itโ€™s the classic case of letting suits and marketing schedules run software release. I thought Open Source was supposed to put the power back in the hands of the technocrats... #

๐Ÿ“Œ Sun acquires MySQL

Wow. This might actually be a good move for MySQL, but it certainly puts Sunโ€™s support of PostgreSQL in jepordy, which is a shame. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Sun OpenID Non-Assertion Covenant

More companies need to start doing this. Software patents *can* work, but the patent office allows them to be too powerful. Smart companies like Sun are routing around the damage and allowing communities to make use of important technology. #

๐Ÿ“Œ ZFS at OpenSolaris.org #
๐Ÿ“Œ Speedy on Niagara | The Fridge

Ubuntu + Niagara = Crazy Delicious #