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    rjdohnert

    Not really dying, OpenSolaris is actually creating quite a vibrant community, FreeBSD and Mac OS X also have quite strong followings.

    CannotResolveSymbol wrote:
    Probably because proprietary Unix is dying, being replaced with Linux and Windows Server machines.  Proprietary Unix is not a good investment right now:  Linux and Windows Server have become strong enough competitors that people are moving away from those legacy systems.