Subject: Re: Sun draft of Jini source license
From: Kragen <kragen@dnaco.net>
Date: Thu, 24 Sep 1998 13:03:02 -0400 (EDT)

On Tue, 22 Sep 1998, Frank Hecker wrote:
> * "Modifications" is defined so as apparently to include even code which
> is developed in a clean-room environment using the Jini specs (which
> would seem to preclude anyone creating a GPLed Jini clone).

Fortunately, copyright law does not currently allow them to prohibit this.

Kragen

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