Re: PRNewsWire & Computergram: Apache Group Adopts Java Server Pages

Gregory Alan Bolcer (
Wed, 16 Jun 1999 07:06:24 -0700

> + Apache Group Adopts Java Server Pages

> The Apache Group has licensed Sun Microsystems Inc's recently
> launched Java Server Pages technology for its widely used
> Apache web server, and will incorporate the code into its own
> open source licensing process.

> -- Sun Microsystems, Inc. today announced its intention to license its

Adopts, licenses, or intends to license?

> Sun will keep
> developers working on the technology itself, alongside
> developers from the Apache project and from other vendors,
> including IBM Corp and Oracle Corp.

Does that mean they're going to support it too?

> relationship announced this morning at the JavaOne Conference, a new project
> is being formed within the Apache developer community to develop Java Server
> Pages technology for the Apache web server. The relationship ensures broad
> distribution of JavaServer Pages technology and allows developers to create
> innovative, Web-based applications utilizing JavaServer Pages technology.
They're not talking about the Java Apache Project are they?
Very confusing.