Code review request for 6908131 Pure Java implementations of StrictMath.floor(double) &StrictMath.ceil(double)

Joseph D. Darcy Joe.Darcy at Sun.COM
Mon Jan 25 06:25:09 UTC 2010

Jeff Hain wrote:
> > It seems to me that LGPL v3 is not compatible with OpenJDK's GPL v2.
> > OpenJDK can't include fragments of LGPL v3 code without
> > permission of "omaamo", can it ?
> Dmitry,
> "oma" is one of my multiple names (but I'll stick to Jeff now
> for my "developper incarnation", in case I would produce
> anything else, to make things simple).
> I didn't took care "omaamo" would appear as the owner of
> the project, or I would have chosen something less ugly.
> For licensing, I used LGPL because Source Forge requires you
> to pick up a license, but I could not care less for something
> in the world than for what is done with what I happen to produce.
> (As Krishna said : "Always act with detachment to the fruits of
> actions." (if you have enough money, you can live that way))
> So, whoever can do whatever he wants with "Jafama", that's official!

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