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Solaris support

Posted by: sgp321 on June 08, 2002 10:49 AM
What nobody seems to have spotted yet, is that although one poster suggest that NT is no longer supported by MS, Sun still support SunOS4, even though Solaris 2.5,2.5,1,2.6,7,8,and 9 are now available.

So most of the comments are pointless - SunOS4 is still supported, you can buy a support contract, you can download patches, same as with Solaris 8 or 9.

The strength here is not Security through Obsolecence, but Security through LackofInterest. And because Sun are a Hardware company who provide a damn' good OS, not a Software company who rely on bugs to force users to upgrade.


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