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New Ian takes a job with Sun.
[link|http://www.theinquirer.net/default.aspx?article=38344|The Inquirer]:

By Nick Farrell: Tuesday 20 March 2007, 07:43
THE LEAD developer of the Debian Linux project, Ian Murdock starts work tomorrow as the chief operating platforms officer at Sun.

According to a statement from Sun, the position is newly created, but it has left the open sauce community guessing what the maker of Solaris 10 is up too.

Murdock is a \ufffdchief operating platform officer\ufffd but the question is which platform, Solaris 10 or Linux? Sun is not saying, but word on the street is that Sun might come up with a Linux plan to work alongside its successful open source release of Solaris 10.

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Interesting. There seems to be some sentience left in Sun after all. Many were predicting they would be circling the drain by now.

Cheers,
Scott.
New The "open sauce" community, eh?
-YendorMike

"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
- Benjamin Franklin, 1759 Historical Review of Pennsylvania
     Ian takes a job with Sun. - (Another Scott) - (1)
         The "open sauce" community, eh? -NT - (Yendor)

They should name these things for their discoverers, like comets.
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