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Java now GPL

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Holy toledo...Sun just GPL'd Java...

http://www.sun.com/2006-1113/feature/index.jsp

Vinea
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Oh my, why GPL...
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Yah...I was kinda thinking that. But at least its GPL v2 without (I think) or later version clause and it has a classpath exception.

In practice its not that much worse than CDDL and since Sun owns the rights they can dual license as they want or need.

Vinea
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