Re: Java development on debian ppc
Stephane Bortzmeyer <email@example.com> writes:
> WRONG! Recent stuff like JINI or Swing is under the Sun Community Source Code
> Licence which FORBIDS independent implementation (under a possibly free
It seems like it will take a while to stamp out this misunderstanding ...
The JINI or Swing *code* is under the SCSL, so you can't use the SCSL code
to develop an independent implementation. Hardly unreasonable of Sun!
However, the *documentation* of JDK 1.3 (including Swing) is *not*
under the SCSL and it specifically *does* permit independent
The license for the documentation is:
Now that license does have some problems, but that is another discussion.