Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Here we go again. This time it's sources within Sun hinting that they might finally be ready to open-source Java.
Excuse me if I yawn.
I've been down this road before and I've gotten tired of seeing the same old ruts.
Modern day Java is a great language. When people today talk about bloated or slow Java code they're just showing that they haven't looked at in years. Today, Java would be my first choice for efficient coding... on Windows or Solaris. Since it's proprietary, Linux developers avoid it.