On 10/9/2015 11:58 AM, Jim Oberholtzer wrote:
IBM recognizes the enormity of the open source moves it's making
-snip-

I can't figure out what the business value IBM is getting by taking on
the maintenance / support / documentation / distribution burden of
custom IBM i forks of popular OSS projects, versus an alternative of
modifying PASE to simply compile and run them as-is (after configure,
make, make install)?

Every new OSS project they fork unleashes the 4 horsemen all over again.
Enormous, indeed.


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