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CNET News: Sun Likes What It Sees in the New GPL

Feb 09, 2007, 21:15 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Shankland)

"When it comes to open-sourcing Solaris and Java, patents and politics are leading Sun Microsystems toward a change of heart.

"The question is which open-source license should govern the building of projects out of the company's technology crown jewels. The open-source Solaris project began with a Community Development and Distribution License (CDDL), and open-source Java employs version 2 of the General Public License (GPL)..."

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