[CLUG-chat] Intro into programming.

Doug Falconer doug.falconer at gmail.com
Thu Aug 3 11:01:56 SAST 2006


On 8/3/06, Andre Truter <linux at trusoft.co.za> wrote:

> With skype you create a conversion that only remains in the memory of
> the involved parties.  (And human memory is not dependent on any human
> made resources)
>
> But with a program, you forever bind your creation to a specific
> technology, which in the case of Java is non-OSS.


It appears that Sun is committed to making Java available under some form of
open source license.

"Sun has backed up an announcement that its Solaris server operating system
will have an open source flavour by making a similar promise for its Java
technology." (
http://www.zdnet.com.au/news/software/0,2000061733,39149502,00.htm)
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