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Comment: Re:MySQL next? (Score 3, Informative) 128 128

Apropos -- Oracles acquisition of Sun for russian regional representations approved by russian Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation at 19 March.

The main condition of this approvement -- 4 years of MySQL support & development and saving of Open Source status of this project.

You may found this verdict at agency site (unfortunately only on Russian now ;) :

http://www.fas.gov.ru/merger/decisions032010/a_29515.shtml

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

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