OpenJDK and JNI -- licensing

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Thu Jul 2 00:43:04 UTC 2009

Kevin Regan wrote:
> A portion of our client library (.so) uses JNI and is loaded into our Java application.  Does this client library now fall under the OpenJDK license?  Does this libraries source code need to be shared?  Are there any other licensing issues to be aware of when working with JNI?

Hi Kevin,

The licensing FAQ is at .

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