LinuxWorld: Why It Makes Sense for Sun to Open-Source Java Libraries & Solaris Kernel
Jun 07, 2004, 23:30 (14 Talkback[s])
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"It makes a lot of sense for Sun to open source the Java
Libraries and Solaris Kernel.
"It's sound business for Sun to (a) Open source license the Java
J2SE,J2EE and J2ME framework libraries; and (b) Release a fork of
the Solaris Kernel under the GPL license.
"It would benefit the entire Java based industry--including the
free software, open source, and proprietary based vendors--to open
license the core J2ME, J2SE, J2EE libraries and Java to bytecode