Category Archives: Open Source

“Community” mea culpa

It is interesting how many people online purport to speak for the “Community,” almost as many as purport to speak for God. I find myself asking: how do they know? The open source “Community” is by definition diverse. It includes … Continue reading

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Understanding the various JDKs

My tweet yesterday about the fact that JRockit is now free, and the updated license to support that, raised a few questions from some of my Eclipse colleagues. Coincidentally, their questions were exactly the same ones I’ve had, so I … Continue reading

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