LinuxWorld Australia: Java Object Spec Set for Open Source Apache Licensing
Mar 07, 2005, 16:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Java Data Objects (JDO) 2.0, a specification for Java object
persistence that has been controversial of late, is to be offered
under Apache open source licensing, said a Sun Microsystems
architect at the TheServerSide Java Symposium event on Friday.
"The more liberal Apache licensing will allow users to do what
they wish with the technology, said Sun architect Craig Russell.
Version 1.0 of JDO had been offered under the more-restrictive Sun
Community Source License, Russell said..."