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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [general] Some more information from Sun on their OSS plans
Date Wed, 16 Aug 2006 20:40:13 GMT
Until we know the license and governance model we don't know anything.

Encouraging to hear the tempo and willingness to discuss with interested
parties though.

Regards,
Tim


Geir Magnusson Jr wrote:
> http://news.com.com/Sun+expands+open-source+Java+plan/2100-7252_3-6105601.html?tag=nefd.top
> 
> Good news.  Last night Sun announced that they should be getting javac
> and hotspot out this year, and doing ME as well (which I was guessing...)
> 
> It will be interesting to see what license.  I'm pulling for  a BSD-ish
> license like MIT so we can use it (they probably won't use Apache
> License because of the FSFs view on it's compatibility with the GPL)
> 
> I had posted something related to this subject yesterday as well (but
> before they announced anything...) :
> 
> http://blogs.codehaus.org/people/geir/archives/001382_open_source_java.html
> 
> geir
> 
> 
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Tim Ellison (t.p.ellison@gmail.com)
IBM Java technology centre, UK.

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