Rationale for the Classpath exception

Florian Weimer fweimer at bfk.de
Thu May 19 11:10:29 UTC 2011

* neugens:

> I don't follow you rationale, what does it have to do the class
> library, with the license if the vm, with Apache code?

Apache code is usually licensed under the Apache License, version 2.0,
which is widely believed to be incompatible with the terms of the
GNU General Public License, version 2.

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