>> Things still have to settle down from the IBM/Sun/Oracle/Novell(!)
>Novell's new CEO is a SUN worshipper. :)
Yep. I'm surprised I didn't see the announcement go out over FoRK.
It's Eric Schmidt, ex Sun "chief scientist" (is that right?), in case
anybody hasn't heard.
>Wait, details on this get together? I thought they were talking smart
>cards - or was that something else? (Stock tip: buy Motorola, they're
>reorganizing to make smartcards a top priority... :)
I was referring to the post a couple weeks back about the 4 (Novell
wasn't in it at the time) who had promised to start working together
to beat up on Microsoft (I forgot Netscape from the group). If I
remember correctly, you responded wondering what the big deal was.
The CORBA/Beans announcement was the first fruit of that agreement.
>Wait, that's three smileys in a row, I think I have to get into the
>penalty box now...
Two minutes for looking so good ... er, nevermind, Canadian thing.
-- Mark Baker, Ottawa Ontario CANADA. Java, CORBA, OpenDoc, Beans firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com http://www.iosphere.net/~markb
Will distribute business objects for food.