why no Oracle on FreeBSD ?

LoH lordofhyphens at gmail.com
Wed Sep 30 14:50:29 UTC 2009


 
> The reality is that Oracle is meant to be a very expensive solution 
> for companies that don't know what to do. This makes Red Hat etc an 
> ideal contender for this situation as it promises full enterprise 
> support.
> Whether it is the truth or if its even a good solution is completely 
> irreverent to these 2 tech companies because at the end of the day 
> they are just trying to make money and please the stock holders.
> <snip>
>

Huh? Last I remember reading, Oracle hasn't put a native version 
together for FreeBSD because running it through the linuxlator works 
well enough to justify not spending engineering resources on it.


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