How to interpret the Classpath-Exception?

Ben Evans benjamin.john.evans at
Sat Mar 23 11:31:37 UTC 2019

On Sat, 23 Mar 2019 at 12:09, Clemens Eisserer <linuxhippy at> wrote:

> > This list is not for legal discussions on the GPLv2+CE lincense.
> Why not - according to the mailing lists info page: "General
> discussion about the OpenJDK Community, unmoderated and possibly
> high-traffic"
> >  I would seek out professional legal advice.
> As stated I don't personally need advice, I am interested in the
> general opinion.

The “general opinion” is not legally binding and will therefore consist of
the opinions of those who have time to bike-shed.

What problem does collecting those opinions solve for you?



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