JavaWorld: Sun and Apache team up to deliver servlet and JSP codeJun 21, 1999, 13:28 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Hunte)
Thanks to dino for this link.
"Servlet guru gives you the inside scoop on the newly announced Jakarta Project!
"Sun Microsystems and the Apache Group have announced an agreement whereby Sun's Servlet and JavaServer Pages reference implementation source code will be made available from Apache under the open Apache license. This marks the first time that proprietary Java source code from Sun will enter the fully open development process of the Apache Group. This article covers the details of this unprecedented event."