"Prospects of a thaw between Sun and the Eclipse Foundation seem
as slim as ever, judging by remarks made to The Register by Eclipse
executive director Mike Milinkovich.
"Sun owns the Java standard, while the Eclipse Foundation
produces the most popular set of Java development tools. According
to a December 2005 survey by BZ Research, 65 per cent of Java
developers make some use of Eclipse, and the figure is higher still
if you include IBM's Eclipse-based IDEs WebSphere Studio and
Rational Application Developer..."