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Re: Negotiating a license for Sun Java on OpenBSD?



On 08 Aug 2005 10:51:14 +0200, Artur Grabowski <art_(_at_)_blahonga_(_dot_)_org> wrote:
> "Anon Y. Mous" <minsai0000_(_at_)_yahoo_(_dot_)_com> writes:
> 
> > Hi:
> >
> >
> >   Has anyone involved with OpenBSD development
> > attempted to negotiate a license with Sun for a Java
> > binaries usage agreement, (e.g., FreeBSD/Sun
> > agreement)?
> >
> > URL: http://www.freebsd.org/java/
> >
> > "The FreeBSD Foundation has negotiated a license with
> > Sun Microsystems to distribute FreeBSD binaries for
> > the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and Java
> > Development Kit (JDK)."
> 
> Where on http://www.openbsd.org/goals.html did you see "Encourage and
> promote closed 'standards', insecure, crappy binaries and software
> monopolies."?
> 
> //art
> 
> 

Hi,

I think it would be a good idea. Even if you had to download an
openbsd package from sun's site.

Best regards