Opening Up Java Projects to Open Source @ JDJ: "Opening Up Java Projects to Open Source
The Open Source Community Has Room Enough for All
By: Timothy Fisher
Published February 10, 2005
As open source technology is gaining more popularity in the press and among the general population, there still seems to be a lack of knowledge of what is available via open source amid many software development projects. While the mainstream media and the average computer user thinks of Linux whenever the term open source is brought up, this article looks at the amazing wealth of technology available to Java software development teams. For years there have been promises of code reuse resulting from the use of object-oriented programming. The open source community is delivering on that promise today."