Linked by OSGuy on Fri 21st Jan 2011 22:22 UTC
Google "Sometimes the sheer wrongness of what is posted on the web leaves us speechless. Especially when it's picked up and repeated as gospel by otherwise reputable sites like Engadget. 'Google copied Oracle's Java code, pasted in a new license, and shipped it', they reported this morning. Sorry, but that just isn't true."
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RE[3]: Comment by Radio
by glarepate on Sun 23rd Jan 2011 09:10 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by Radio"
glarepate
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2006-01-04

Doh!

I retract my assertion.

I believe that you are correct that if the programmer is an employee the company is liable ; it does not require management-level involvement. I apologize for my error and thank you for posting a correction.

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