ZDNet UK: Sun Has Betrayed Us All

“If you’re a software developer, your world is about to become a
colder place–thanks to Sun. If you use software, get ready to pay
much more for much less–thanks to Sun. If you had hopes that free
and open source software would provide competition for proprietary
systems, forget them–thanks to Sun.

“We owe this huge debt of thanks to that company because it has
caved in to Kodak. Instead of fighting the patent claims that Kodak
raised over Java, Sun has settled out of court…”