Logo Background

» Widenius

  • Widenius Warns Against MySQL Falling Into Oracle’s Hands
    By on December 14, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments


    jamie sends in a blog post from MySQL co-founder Monty Widenius calling for help to “save MySQL from Oracle’s clutches.” While the US DoJ approved Oracle’s purchase of Sun back in August, the European Commission has been less forthcoming. Widenius points out that Oracle has been using their customers to put pressure on the EC, and he questions Oracle’s commitment to MySQL, saying their vague promises aren’t good enough. He writes: “Oracle has NOT (more…)