Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 1st Dec 2006 15:42 UTC, submitted by anonymous
Java Apache Harmony has left its 'incubator' status. "Apache Harmony is the Java SE project of the Apache Software Foundation. Please help us make this a world class, certified implementation of the Java Platform Standard Edition!"
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RE[2]: Just curious
by Lunitik on Fri 1st Dec 2006 23:46 UTC in reply to "RE: Just curious"
Lunitik
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2005-08-07

Hopefully, Java will be going to GPLv3 eventually, which is supposed to be compatible with Apache's license...

Perhaps the two will be able to work together when that is done...

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RE[3]: Just curious
by sbergman27 on Sat 2nd Dec 2006 01:53 in reply to "RE[2]: Just curious"
sbergman27 Member since:
2005-07-24

"""Hopefully, Java will be going to GPLv3 eventually, which is supposed to be compatible with Apache's license..."""


I believe the compatibility is like BSD "compatibility":

Apache Code -> GPLv3 Project

A reciprocal relationship is rarely possible with GPL.

Edited 2006-12-02 01:56

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