Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 15th Aug 2006 18:11 UTC
Java Sun Microsystems plans to open-source its implementation of the Java ME specification and is shooting to have that done by the end of this year, Sun executives said Aug. 14. This is the first time Sun has said publicly that Java ME (Java Platform, Micro Edition) is part of its plan for open-sourcing Java.
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extend api
by nrlz on Wed 16th Aug 2006 06:07 UTC
nrlz
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2006-01-27

That's good, I've always wanted to add my nifty java.lang.String.indexOfRegex() implementation to the Java source.

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RE: extend api
by ahmetaa on Wed 16th Aug 2006 16:09 in reply to "extend api"
ahmetaa Member since:
2005-07-06

dont think that open source governance will allow such API changes to be in the OS that easily. That is one of my fears, all LAnguage junkies who does not understand spirit of Java will try to add crap into the language and libraries now.

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