xml-general mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Elliotte Rusty Harold <elh...@metalab.unc.edu>
Subject Re: PROPOSAL: Implementation of the JAXP classes for xerces-J
Date Thu, 09 Dec 1999 20:00:22 GMT
>So if it is fine with everyone I would like to go ahead and check these
>classes in... You just need to download the jaxp.jar and have it in your
>classpath to use it...

We don't have consensus on this, and Sun has a really nasty history 
of using intellectual property as a club with which to bash 
competitors. Please don't check any Sun source code into the tree 
until the licensing is quite clear. What you propose may in fact be 
OK, but we need to avoid precipitous action here.

| Elliotte Rusty Harold | elharo@metalab.unc.edu | Writer/Programmer |
|                  The XML Bible (IDG Books, 1999)                   |
|              http://metalab.unc.edu/xml/books/bible/               |
|   http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ISBN=0764532367/cafeaulaitA/   |
|  Read Cafe au Lait for Java News:  http://metalab.unc.edu/javafaq/ |
|  Read Cafe con Leche for XML News: http://metalab.unc.edu/xml/     |

View raw message