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May, 8th 2007: Sun Opens Java Edit
Sun Microsystems passes the desktop development platform for the Java Standard Edition (Java SE JDK) to the OpenJDK Community. The Java-JDK shall now be published as open source software at the conditions of the GNU General Public License (GPL) Version 2, the most commonly used free software license.