Re: Oracle Java
On Fri, Sep 27, 2013 at 9:14 AM, Andrew Shadura wrote:
> As far as I remember, a license change for the non-free Oracle Java
> some time ago made in non-redistributable by Linux distributions.
> However, news say Raspbian now includes Oracle Java . I wonder: has
> anything changed in Oracle Java licensing, or is it just an exception
> Oracle made for Raspbian and its users? Or is Raspbian actually
> violating the license?
>  http://www.raspberrypi.org/archives/4920
I cannot find oracle-java7-jdk in the Raspbian archive:
I downloaded the Rasbian image from the RasberryPi folks (they are
separate to Rasbian). Apart from the Rasbian repository it also
references these two archives:
The Oracle JDK package comes from here:
My guess is that the RaspberryPi folks negotiated a different license
with Oracle to be able to distribute it. I suggest you contact them to