eWeek: Open-Source Guru Says JCP Is Too Closed
Mar 07, 2005, 14:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Darryl K. Taft)
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"While Sun Microsystems Inc. moves to open-source its Solaris
operating system and releases key patents in a nod to the
open-source community, the company still takes a rap for hampering
open source in other ways.
"At TheServerSide Java Symposium here Friday, Jason Hunter, a
member of the Apache Foundation open-source community organization,
said the Sun-led JCP (Java Community Process), which manages the
process of developing and revising Java technology, actually
stifles competition in some ways..."