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Re: [vox] Hedge fund offers to buy Novell
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Re: [vox] Hedge fund offers to buy Novell

On Wed, Mar 03, 2010 at 09:19:48AM -0800, Brian Lavender wrote:
> I am sure that some don't really like the deal Novell struck with MS
> back a few years ago, but... it could get worse.
> hedge fund Elliott Associates L.P. offered to acquire the
> business-software company for $1 billion.
> http://www.marketwatch.com/story/tech-stocks-edge-upward-novell-climbs-27-2010-03-03?siteid=yhoof2
> Novell is the only distro that you can run MS Windows Paravirtualized. 

More details on Novell.

How come we have never heard from Novell at Lugod? Of course, we haven't
seem to have heard too much from RedHat either. I guess when you trying
to characterize your company as an "Enterprise" the LUGs are just a
little too amateurish?

What is the "Enterprise" anyway? 

Brian Lavender
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