[CentOS] Spacewalk or Puppet?

Christoph Maser cmr at financial.com
Thu Nov 5 07:35:23 UTC 2009

Am Mittwoch, den 04.11.2009, 23:04 +0100 schrieb Les Mikesell:
> m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> >
> >>> People don't even come to me with
> >>> windows questions anymore because I'm so out of touch with
> >>> it. Only so many brain cells and I'd rather spend them on
> >>> more valuable things(networking, storage, virtualization,
> >>> HA, scalability etc)
> >> Well, there's always java, in spite of the damage Red Hat has done to it
> >> by shipping a broken imitation for years.  Maybe hardware has gotten to
> >> the point where the overhead doesn't matter.
> >>
> > No. It matters. And I don't care what version of java, I really dislike
> > it, because *it's* broken; or, rather, it failed at what it was supposed
> > to do: a) solve the software backlog,
> You can't do that with companies shipping broken or non-standard
> implementations.  There's not much reason to continue that now.

I work in a java shop and I really thik you both are wrong. We do some
pretty amazing things with it and openjdk in centos (wich I think you
were relating to) is working quite well for us.


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