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Re: [gNewSense-users] GPL Java

From: Matthew Flaschen
Subject: Re: [gNewSense-users] GPL Java
Date: Sat, 24 Mar 2007 06:56:54 -0400
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Matthew Flaschen wrote:
> Tin Tin wrote:
>> Dear all
>> I would like to ask when would GPL-ed Java be appearing in gNewSense
>> repository?
> My guess is, when it appears in Ubuntu, which will be after it appears
> in Debian, which will be after it all really goes GPL. :)  So far, only
> the compiler and VM have been released.  These aren't much use without
> the class libraries (I don't think the compiler can compile with
> Classpath), so we're waiting on them.  Supposedly, all the code should
> be released in the first half of this year (i.e. within a few months).
> Java is huge (albeit structured), so packaging may take a little while.
> Matt Flaschen

Of course, you can use the (imperfect) free implementations now.  Install:


Matt Flaschen

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