* Posts by Pavel Ruzicka

2 posts • joined 24 Jul 2011

Gartner: Brexit to wipe $4.6bn off tech spending in Blighty

Pavel Ruzicka

Re: Whew!

Wait for the transatlantic Donald-Boris synergies!

Oracle buys Ksplice

Pavel Ruzicka

"that" actually does not say it all

The Customer Letter from WC (http://www.oracle.com/us/corporate/Acquisitions/ksplice/customer-letter-430127.html) does not say anything about the actual support for Oracle Database Server or any other product on RHEL. It is restricted/specific to KSplice itself.. "Oracle does not plan to support the use of Ksplice technology with Red Hat Enterprise Linux or SUSE Enterprise Linux."

Of course, there is still no support/certification for Oracle Database Server on RHEL6 but this is no different from OL6.. And the silence is deafening.. but I guess Oracle is not going to take the route you are describing. If they do, then it will be (for them) significantly more severe "self-inflicted injury" then the IA64 play.

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