To her credit, Amanda McPherson's (Marketing director for the Linux Foundation) broadside against Sun and Jonathan Schwartz is well written and insightful in places. To her discredit, it's really not necessary, nor is it productive for the open-source community.
Amanda is dismissive of Sun's chances with Web 2.0 companies. Fine. The right way to demonstrate this is by ignoring Sun, not by taking pot shots from afar. Sun clearly has an uphill climb. It also has a huge opportunity to help the open-source community. Sniping at it won't accelerate its alleged decline nor help the … Read more