> Oracle buying Sun means:
> Keep Solaris because they have always wanted an OS to call their own
> Keep Java because a lot of their existing customers use it.
> Outside chance they hang on to OpenOffice because there is no love lost
> Oracle and Microsoft and anything Larry Ellison can do to needle MS is
> Sell off the hardware division because if there was money in it Sun would
> not been up for sale.
> Everything else is toast.
> Number one activity at Sun for the immediate future is resume updating.
Excellent summary Adrian. This plus Joshua's observation that 50+ or so
Million dollars that MySQL will bring in might not be too exciting for
Oracle could actually mean that the SUN might set down on MySQL soon
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