[Java-gnome-developer] Java-Gnome: jni or cni

Thomas Aeby aeby@graeff.com
Sun Mar 14 20:10:00 GMT 2004

On Fri, 2004-03-12 at 03:07, Tom Tromey wrote:
[just jumping in]
> The primary thing is freedom.
> Based on what you say, it sounds like we have different priorities
> here.

This is one of the core questions: Is some library that will only work
with one single Java-lookalike-but-GPL'd runtime environment more free
than a library which does work together with pretty every JVM around
including free and non-free VMs? It's a question of what your notion of
"free" actually is ...

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