[CentOS] Novell sale news?

John R. Dennison jrd at gerdesas.com
Mon Nov 22 23:33:35 EST 2010


On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 10:09:59PM -0600, Les Mikesell wrote:
> 
> I don't think they ever did a real native *nix verson - they had a slightly 
> custom version of wine wrapped around the windows code.   And there was some 
> strange Microsoft involvement in the Corel company too - probably why you 
> haven't heard much from them.

	No, there were native iBCS2 execs for SCO and similar.  I was
	doing the product and integration testing for Mark Williams back
	then and was tasked with that POS back in the '94-'95 timeframe.





							John

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