[svlug] Novell to buy SuSE
ikluft at thunder.sbay.org
Tue Nov 4 12:34:23 PST 2003
>From: "Karsten M. Self" <kmself at ix.netcom.com>
>$50m sweetner from IBM, $210m valuation for SuSE.
> Press Release
> Novell Announces Agreement to Acquire Leading Enterprise Linux
> Technology Company SUSE LINUX
I hope they handle this better than their purchase of Unix Systems Labs
in the early 90's. Their inaction after buying Unix stifled it and
helped give MS a foothold in the server arena against Unix.
And whatever you do, don't sell it to SCO again...
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