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From Mark Wielaard <m...@klomp.org>
Subject Re: half-baked idea? j2me
Date Sat, 05 Nov 2005 10:15:13 GMT
Hi Craig,

On Thu, 2005-11-03 at 09:06 -0800, Craig Blake wrote:
> In the course of various jobs I've had to look at lots of chunks of  
> the Sun library sources and VM code.  I was under the impression that  
> this would be a problem?

Yes, studying proprietary source could while working for a similar Free
Software project could be troublesome. But it depends of course on the
situation. See for more background the GNU Classpath wiki:
It also contains lots of suggestions for tasks and projects that would
be super useful and are fine to work on in any case, such as:
      * write Mauve test cases 
      * write example applications demonstrating the usage of the API 
      * writing/fixing helper programs (like japitools) and scripts 
      * report bugs 
      * help fixing the documentation 
      * help in other Java-related Free software projects (e.g. virtual
        machine development, Eclipse, GUMP, etc.) 

Hope that helps.



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