Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×

+ - Oracle takes down Solaris clones, Illumos.org, withcopyright/DMCA->

An anonymous reader writes: Oracle has taken on the Solaris clones — Illumos.org is now down per court order because it "violates" Oracle copyrights, citing they are violating the license agreement which prohibits 3rd-party OS support!
Oracle doesn't care that it, or better SUN, gave away the sources under the CDDL copyleftin the first place.

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Oracle takes down Solaris clones, Illumos.org, withcopyright/DMCA

Comments Filter:

The UNIX philosophy basically involves giving you enough rope to hang yourself. And then a couple of feet more, just to be sure.

Working...