Jawel mensen, het feest barst weer los. Microsoft krijgt weer een paar lekkere handen modder naar zich toe!
Microsoft licensed Java to kill Netscape, Sun CEO Scott McNealy claims.
Speaking at CeBIT in Hanover, McNealy said Microsoft followed the licensing rules for about a year and a half, until it had damaged Netscape sufficiently.
For Microsoft to drop Java support would be as serious a step as junking support for TCP/IP, he argued.
McNealy used a Coca-Cola analogy: Microsoft had stuck to the (Java) formula, but suddenly it added three drops of poison to the formula, and shipped a Windows virtual machine.
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