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From Dain Sundstrom <dsundst...@gluecode.com>
Subject Re: JSR169 support status?
Date Mon, 29 Nov 2004 23:07:19 GMT
On Nov 29, 2004, at 2:59 PM, Daniel John Debrunner wrote:

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> Geir Magnusson Jr. wrote:
>> Remember, right now, the odds are that the RI will be released under 
>> the
>> dreaded Sun Binary Code License, a license which prevents the ASF from
>> keeping such-licensed code in our CVS/SVN.
> Yep, so it would be a required download for those wishing to compile
> Derby, not part of the archive at apache. Much like the other jar files
> that are required to be downloaded before building Derby.

It is just the java.sql package.  Why not just type it in?  It is only 
18 interfaces, 7 classes, and 4 exceptions in J2SE.  We do this all the 
time in geronimo to avoid the Sun license sillyness.


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