Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 9th May 2007 10:08 UTC, submitted by Ford Prefect
Java Sun Microsystems has announced the release of an open-source version of its Java Development Kit for Java Platform Standard Edition. Sun has contributed the software to the OpenJDK Community as free software under the GNU GPLv2. Sun also announced that OpenJDK-based implementations can use the JCK (Java SE 6 Technical Compatibility Kit) to establish compatibility with the Java SE 6 specification. OpenBSD has already started importing the release.
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RE[2]: Ah well
by Almafeta on Wed 9th May 2007 16:43 UTC in reply to "RE: Ah well"
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You can only create GPL products with Mono (and now, with Java); derivitive works of a GPL program must be released under the same license (that's the entire point of copyleft). Have you read the GPL yet?

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