From the Archives: Sun Meets Microsoft in Court Over Java

by Kieron Murphy

This item from the past may be instructive regarding the recent move by Microsoft to cut Java from Windows XP in response to a recent lawsuit settlement with Sun.

Originally published February 27, 1998 -- Sun Microsystems finally gets to tell it to the judge today in its dispute with Microsoft Corp. over the legal use of Java.

Sun, the creator of the renowned network programming language, sued Microsoft

This article was originally published on Tuesday Jul 24th 2001
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