Java to follow Solaris' example - ZDNet UK News: "A day after confirming plans for an open-source flavour of its Solaris server operating system, a technology specialist from Sun Microsystems says the company will do the same for Java.
Speaking to ZDNet UK sister site ZDNET Australia, Sun's Java technology evangelist Raghavan Srinivas said an open-source version of Java 'will happen,' although the timeline and licensing details remain sketchy at this point.
'We haven't worked out how to open source Java, but at some point it will happen,' he said.
'It might be today, tomorrow or two years down the road,' Srinivas added. "
(Or, it might be never...)