Ellison: Oracle Hearts MySQL

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http://www.linuxinsider.com – Oracle CEO Larry Ellison can be a wellspring of newsworthy comments. Little wonder, then, that for close to an hour on Tuesday, IT journalists were rapt as he ruminated on the subjects of the day in an interview with Sun Microsystems' Ed Zander at the Churchill Club in Silicon Valley. Ellison didn't deliver any of his trademark colorful zingers, but he did give shareholders a heads up concerning his own future -- he plans to stay at Oracle's helm for at least another five years -- along with some insights into his company's pending acquisition of Sun. (General)