eWeek: Sun Changes OpenOffice.org Licensing
Sep 07, 2005, 19:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"Last Friday, Sun Microsystems Inc. quietly announced that it
was retiring the Sun Industry Standard Source License, which has
been most prominently used in OpenOffice.org, the leading
open-source office suite.
"With SISSL retired, OO.o will be licensed under the LGPL,
according to Sun's chief open-source officer, Simon Phipps..."