Official announcement of Java and the GPL
gabe at gundy.org
Mon Nov 13 13:13:49 MST 2006
On Mon, 2006-11-13 at 06:35 -0700, Michael Torrie wrote:
> At the risk of re-opening an old thread that I am guilty of
> prolonging, details of the Java GPL release are trickling out.
The ad on the product page http://www.sun.com/software/opensource/java/
says - "Always Open. Now Free."
Is that right? I don't think that captures the essence of what's
happened. I like "Always free. Now Free." or something like that.
Anyway, it goes without saying that this was a huge move on Sun's part
and will be great for all involved. Good work Sun.
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