Re: Linux Core Consortium
* Michael Meskes:
>> Instead, proprietary software vendors should ship all libraries in the
>> versions they need, or link their software statically. I wouldn't
>>From a technical standpoint this may make sense, but not from the
> commercial standpoint ISVs have to take. Building your own environment
> to work on all distros is certainly much more work than just certifying
> for the one distribution you use in your development labs anyway.
LCC could concentrate on providing such a distribution-independent
execution environment, and perform the necessary integration tests for
commercially relevant distributions.
Just an idea. I think this is far more promising than lobbying
distributions to delegate responsibility for core packages.