Core Developers

Well, there certainly is a flap in the Open Source Java world today. I don’t know what is the story behind it all but it will be interesting to watch what happens here.

The article above and a few others I have read today seemed to play up the Apache-Jakarta link. "They have an Apache Jakarta board member, which could make things very interesting". Well there is no such thing as the Apache Jakarta board and the Apache Software Foundation board is certainly not involved in this, that I am aware. I predict nothing “interesting” from this angle.

I’d guess that companies that have adopted jBoss might be a little concerned right now. Let’s hope this development doesn’t kill the goose laying the golden eggs. Might be time to look at the other app servers out there …