[ubuntu-uk] How 'Gnu' are you?

Neil Greenwood neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com
Mon Oct 8 08:19:09 BST 2007

On 05/10/2007, Rob Beard <rob at esdelle.co.uk> wrote:
> My server has 3 non-free packages, linux-server, rar and unrar.
> My desktop has 14 non-free packages, linux-generic, 6 x
> linux-restricted-modules, 6 x java packages, tango icon theme, rar and
> unrar.
> I thought Java was supposed to be released under the GPL now isn't it?
> (or some Open Source licence).
Hi Rob,

That's only Java 7, which isn't released yet. Java 6 is still under
proprietary license, although it's available for Linux distros to


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