Sun just released the JDK under the GPL implications for F8 / F9?

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at
Wed May 9 07:06:39 UTC 2007

Le Mer 9 mai 2007 07:27, Bill Nottingham a écrit :
> Tom Tromey (tromey at said:
>> Which Fedora release this ships in depends on how quickly the
>> encumbrances can be lifted.
> Is it a matter of lifting the encumberances, or just re-implementing
> said parts (and what are those parts?)

One of the parts publicly pointed out was the font rendering, which is
fine since java should have switched to fontconfig years ago (die die die die). Hope the old code is replaced soonish.

Nicolas Mailhot

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