Microsoft Open Source, Open Solaris, Mozilla: links 28-10-2007

Microsoft open source may be good for open source Jay Lyman at 451 CAOS says that Microsoft’s move might also help to further legitimize open source. I am not alone now.

An OpenSolaris by Any Other Name: The Q&A – Great post by Sogrady, really interesting. By the way, I am wondering if RedMonk folks will give any soon its feedbacks on Open Source Franchising.. 😉

Mozilla’s Prism to Pull Web Apps Off the BrowserMozilla Labs are working hard to create an environment for PC users in which Web applications function on the desktop with the same ease of use as desktop applications.

Linux Losing Market Share to Windows ServerJeremy on the matter, replying to an eweek article.

Linux distro for women? Thanks, but no thanksTina Gasperson asks what could we eventually include in a female version of Linux, and it sounds ridiculous to her. I agree.

Oracle, MySQL and PostgreSQL feature comparison Part 2Sean Hull published the second part of its comparison, here the first part.

Anti-FeaturesBenjamin Mako-Hill reports on Planet Debian about his essay on anti-features.

Sabre Speaks to Network World about Identity Management & Sun – Kurtis Holland from Sabre Holding speaks with Paul Desmond about how his security challenge, centered around identity management.

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