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Tectonic: FSF Praises Sun's Commitment to OS

Nov 18, 2006, 21:00 (15 Talkback[s])

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"The Free Software Foundation (FSF) announced yesterday that they welcomed the public commitment from Sun Microsystems to distribute its proprietary Java platform under the GNU General Public Licence (GPL).

"FSF president and founder Richard Stallman said, 'I think Sun has contributed more than any other company to the free software community in the form of software. It shows leadership. It's an example I hope others will follow...'"

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