[TUHS] SCO marketing FreeBSD (was: Micnet, Was: Surprised about Unix System V in the 80's - so sparse!)
kevin.bowling at kev009.com
Sun Mar 21 12:43:17 AEST 2021
The Wikipedia article isn’t bad:
The only first hand info I can add is the money guy passed away a couple
years ago, which probably put things into limbo and I’m not sure who is at
the helm of Xinuos now. When I last talked to their engineering director
they had non-trivial revenue supporting the old products, enough to run
several product development engineers apart from whatever else it took to
keep the lights on.
On Sat, Mar 20, 2021 at 7:38 PM Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog at lemis.com> wrote:
> On Saturday, 20 March 2021 at 18:42:50 -0700, Kevin Bowling wrote:
> > SCO is still around in some form. ... They also shipped a version
> > of FreeBSD 10 commercially a handful of years ago.
> They did? Do you have details? From the version number it sounds as
> if it must have been at a time when most people already thought they
> were dead.
> Sent from my desktop computer.
> Finger grog at lemis.com for PGP public key.
> See complete headers for address and phone numbers.
> This message is digitally signed. If your Microsoft mail program
> reports problems, please read http://lemis.com/broken-MUA
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the TUHS