links for 2006-10-17
By webmink on Oct 16, 2006
Fascinating experiment by James Gosling to get the Java documentation collaboratively translated.
"Red Hat sells free linux licences ... while Sun actually does give away Solaris licenses but then offers various levels of add-on support - the key difference being that Sun is honest about the real deal while the other two are not."
I went and looked at this outside - it's pretty impressive. The equipment inside is packed as densely as you can possibly imagine thanks to the low heat emissions of the systems, and the design is clever and effective. Very cool.