Posted by arungupta
on March 24, 2007 at 9:50 PM PDT
In the opening keynote of last day (Day
1 & Day
2 ) of
TheServerSide Java Symposium , Joe asked the following questions, to an
audience of approx 500 Java developers, receiving instant feedback.
How satisfied are you with Sun ?
How important is that a tool or library be open source ?
|Death to closed source!
|Definitely prefer open source
|I don't care
|Being open help s a little
|Open source people are communities
Which of the following best describes your company ?
|We are an open source producer
|We use open source but don't
contribute to it
|We produce open source and proprietary software
|We don't have anything to do with
I attended 2 more talks on
Writing Big Apps with Google Web Toolkit and
Scripting API in Java SE 6 that day and left around right after lunch to
catch my flight back home.