[nycbug-talk] Oracle 10g on FreeBSD 6.0

Marc Spitzer mspitzer
Fri Dec 2 09:55:53 EST 2005

On 12/1/05, Kevin Reiter <tux at penguinnetwerx.net> wrote:
> Marc Spitzer wrote:
> > On 12/1/05, Anthony Elizondo <anthony.elizondo at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >>I forgot to mention: I'm doing this partly for educational enrichment.
> >>But I am also doing it to show people in my company that FreeBSD can
> >>do what Linux can, sometimes better. I'll be doing some simple
> >>performance testing to see if Oracle+FreeBSD can compete with
> >>Oracle+Linux.
> >
> >
> > Here is the thing you can not compete with linux here, you can get
> > support(that costs an arm and a leg) for linux and you can not for
> > freebsd.
> You can get paid support for FreeBSD, among other places, from FreeBSD
> Mall [1] and from the vendors/consultants listed directly on the FreeBSD
> website [2].  Granted, there's not the same amount of companies
> providing support for FreeBSD as there are for Linux, but it's out
> there.  Hell, we even have a small listing on the NYCBUG website..

I am sorry, I was talking about support for oracle from oracle.


> [1]http://www.freebsdmall.com/cgi-bin/fm/support.html?id=xWkr3M5c&mv_arg=mv_arg&mv_pc=10
> [2]http://www.freebsd.org/commercial/consult_bycat.html
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