AIX 5L: Merging closed and open source


Author: JT Smith

LinuxPlanet discusses AIX 5L, and how it’s joining a GNU tools environment with AIX’s more traditional technology. “The inclusion of so many GPLed tools — which could be viewed as an essential part of the operating system given how IBM is deploying AIX 5L — will not change AIX’s status as closed-source software, however.”


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